KMOX 1120AM

Local

Five Wounded In Saturday Night Gunfire

View Comments
shooting-generic
News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

North St. Louis took the brunt of the Saturday night gunfire in the city.  Police say five people were standing outside a home in the 45-hundred block of Margaretta Saturday night when a black jeep pulled up and someone in the back seat opened fire. A 28 year old man was hit in the hand and chin and a 23 year old suffered a graze wound to the arm. No one else was hit. The 28 year old is in stable condition and the gunman got away.

A 22 year old man is in stable condition, despite being shot in the chest and pelvic area Saturday night. That attack occurred in the 55-hundred block of Beacon. The victim made it to the 55-hundred block of Genevieve and collapsed.

A 14 year-old was shot in the arm Saturday night in the 41-hundred block of St. Louis Avenue. He says he was walking out of a gangway when he saw a man in his early twenties arguing with someone else. That man wheeled and shot the teen.

Detectives are questioning the victim in another Saturday afternoon shooting. A 36 year old man found wounded at Hodiamont and Delmar. He claims he was hit in
the leg by a bullet fired by one of several arguing teenagers, but police sat the victim keeps changing his story.

- Bob Hamilton, KMOX News

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,866 other followers