Cold pizza leads to argument, shooting in St. Louis area

1 year 11 months 2 weeks ago December 22, 2014 Dec 22, 2014 Monday, December 22 2014 Monday, December 22, 2014 10:14:36 AM CST in News
By: The Associated Press

JENNINGS (AP) - Police in the St. Louis County town of Jennings are investigating a shooting apparently spurred by cold pizza.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a delivery driver took a pizza to a home early Sunday, but residents complained that the pizza was cold.

Police say a woman attacked the driver with a broom handle. The driver overpowered her and hit her back. The male homeowner then came out with a rifle.

The pizza driver drove away and stopped a short time later to call police. Before officers arrived he saw a car pull up, and he heard a gunshot.

The pizza driver was able to drive away, unharmed.

 

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