Police searching for suspect in North City shooting


by KMOV Web Staff


Posted on July 6, 2013 at 10:10 AM

Updated Saturday, Jul 6 at 6:36 PM

North St. Louis shooting

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(KMOV) An armed man exits vehicle and injures victim late Friday night.

It happened at the 1600 block of Helen around 12:45 a.m.

The 21-year-old black male victim reported that the unknown suspect exited a black Chevy Monte Carlo and fired several shots at him.

The suspect then got back in the vehicle and fled north.

The victim suffered gunshot wounds to the left hand, pelvis, and right thigh. He was transported to a local hospital where he is listed in critical/stable conditon.

Authorities are searching for the victim who is described as an unknown black male.

The investigation is ongoing.