St. Louis, MO (KMOX) The suspect in an officer-involved shooting incident early Saturday morning has now been charged.
23 year old Edward Montgomery of the 4800 block of San Francisco is facing 2 counts of First Degree Assault and is being held on a 200-thousand dollar cash-only bond.
City Police officers responding to a ‘shots fired’ call in the 5900 block of Goodfellow found Montgomery behind the wheel of a black Dodge Challenger. He accelerated and drove toward the officers and struck their patrol vehicle.
One of the officers fired a shot at the vehicle. It struck a female passenger in her hand and shoulder. Montgomery was later taken into custody. The officer was placed on administrative leave.