ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Gunfire rang throughout the city of St. Louis overnight.

The violence began just before 10 p.m. in the 4800 block of Hammett, when a 20-year-old Berkeley man, Desmond Holiday, was gunned down.

Police say he was in a car with four others when someone in another car opened fire. Holiday was hit twice, and dead at the scene from a chest wound.

Several hours later at Goodfellow and Lalight, another young man was shot in the leg.

He was able to drive himself to the hospital and is listed in stable condition.

Then, just after 3:00 a.m. Tuesday, another gunshot victim.

The 23-year-old man told police he saw a black car pull a U-turn and when it passed him, shots were fired.

He was struck in the back.

No arrests have been made at this time.

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