Police: Man shot over drug debt in O'Fallon Park

Police: Man shot over drug debt in O'Fallon Park

Police: Man shot over drug debt in O'Fallon Park

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by Kaitlin Riordan / KMOV.com

KMOV.com

Posted on December 22, 2012 at 11:53 AM

Updated Saturday, Dec 22 at 6:39 PM

4100 block West Florissant -- St. Louis, MO

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O'FALLON PARK, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A 41-year-old man was shot Friday night for owing a man money for marijuana he had recently purchased, according to authorities.

Police say the man met the suspect on the 4100 block of West Florissant around 9 p.m. to pay him the money that he owed him after buying marijuana. The victim told the suspect he did not have enough cash to pay him.

Reports say the suspect fired several shots, striking the victim in the stomach, leg and hand.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where he remains in stable condition.

Police say the 35-year-old suspect is 5'10" with a medium build and gold teeth. Investigators are still looking into this incident.

Stay with KMOV.com for the latest updates as more information is released.

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