Police investigating after victim shot in south St. Louis County

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by KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on April 4, 2013 at 11:45 AM

Updated Sunday, Nov 3 at 3:34 PM

(KMOV.com) --  Police responded to a shooting in south St. Louis County Thursday afternoon.

Around 12:20 p.m., dispatchers received a call for a shooting in the 7700 block of Olde English Road at the Cedar Creek Lodge Apartments.

According to police on the scene, the 19-year-old victim was in an apartment with another man and a woman when he was accidental shot in the shoulder.

The victim orginally told officers he left the apartment and walked to the nearby woods to urinate. The victim said that's when he was shot. 

He was taken to Barnes-Jewish Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Police arrested the friend at the scene after discovering he had several outstanding warrants,

No word on if the friend will be charged in this incident.

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