Two injured in apparently random St. Louis shooting

4 years 5 months 1 week ago Thursday, May 07 2015 May 7, 2015 Thursday, May 07, 2015 9:30:00 AM CDT May 07, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Two people were hospitalized Thursday after what police believe was a random shooting in downtown St. Louis.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the shooting happened about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at 15th Street and Olive Street. Police said a 19-year-old man was hit in the leg and a 72-year-old man was hit in the shoulder. Both were in stable condition Thursday morning.

Police said the windshield of another man's car was hit and shattered as he was driving by the scene. The 64-year-old driver was unhurt.

No arrests had been made as of Thursday morning. Police Lt. Donnell Moore said the gunman got into the passenger side of a car that drove away. Police were investigating Thursday morning.

[Editor's note: There is a more recent story with new information about this shooting posted to KOMU.com. That story can be found here.]

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