Woman killed, man critically injured in Dogtown double shooting


by KMOV.com Staff


Posted on December 27, 2012 at 6:32 AM

Updated Thursday, Oct 24 at 1:34 AM

6600 Oakland Ave St Louis MO

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) – Police are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a woman and critically injured a man in a Dogtown neighborhood on Thursday.

Police were called to the scene in the 6600 block of Oakland Avenue just before 6 a.m. and found a woman shot to death outside her townhome.

The woman was later identified as 26-year-old Tequila Sanford.

A man was also found with a gunshot wound to the head.  He was taken to an area hospital, where he is listed in critical condition.

Both Sanford and the man were involved in a relationship and lived at the home.

According to St. Louis City Police Captain Michael Sack, the shooting did not appear to be a domestic dispute or a murder-suicide attempt.

Further details into the investigation have not been released.

Stay with News 4 and KMOV.com as we continue to gather more information.