Gunman Breaks Window, Kills Child in St. Louis Home

5 years 6 months 2 weeks ago Thursday, March 27 2014 Mar 27, 2014 Thursday, March 27, 2014 10:15:00 AM CDT March 27, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis police are searching for someone who shot into a home full of people, killing an 11-year-old boy.

The shooting happened Wednesday night. Police on Thursday identified the victim as Antonio Johnson, who was shot in the head.

Police are calling it a "targeted incident." They say a gunman climbed onto the ledge of a side window, broke the glass and fired eight to 10 shots inside.

Seven people were inside, but the child was the only person hit.

CrimeStoppers is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the shooter.

 

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