Police: Same suspects involved in 4 hold-ups throughout St. Louis


by Elizabeth Eisele/ KMOV.com Staff


Posted on July 14, 2013 at 2:43 PM

Updated Monday, Jul 15 at 7:01 AM

(KMOV.com) – Police are looking for three suspects they say fired shots during at least four thefts throughout St. Louis early Sunday morning.

St. Louis Police said they are looking for three males in their late teens in a dark-colored van armed with a gun in connection to the four incidents.

Police reported the first incident happened around 2:52 a.m. in the 1100 block of north Taylor. Police said the suspects fired approximately four times.

One victim was shot in the left and was taken to the hospital, according to police. The victim is said to be in stable condition.

Police said the suspects were again involved with thefts in the 4100 block of Bates around 3:45 a.m., then the e 3700 block of south Compton around 4 a.m.

The last incident was reported at 4:45 a.m. in the 2500 block of north Taylor.

Police said the details of the last three incidents are unclear, but police believe the suspects stole personal items.

In all four incidents, police said the descriptions of the suspects are nearly identical.

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