Brandon Claxton was grazed above the eye, hit once in the arm and once in the stomach.
Witnesses say the 17-year-old killed in far northwest St. Louis last night was among a group that was chased down and shot at by several people in a vehicle.
St. Louis firefighters say the apartment had no working smoke detectors.
The mayor, the police, social workers and church pastors call for an end to the rising wave of shootings in the city.
North St. Louis took the brunt of the Saturday night gunfire in the city with several incidents occuring, leaving at least a half dozen people injured.