Clerk shoots cook in leg at market in north St. Louis

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by Stephanie Baumer / KMOV.com staff

KMOV.com

Posted on June 15, 2014 at 1:07 PM

Updated Sunday, Jun 15 at 5:08 PM

(KMOV.com) – A store clerk is in custody for allegedly shooting a cook in north St. Louis late Saturday night.

According to police, the suspect, a clerk for the Northway Market in the 5590 block of W. Florissant, and the market’s cook got into an altercation around 10:30 p.m. Authorities say the clerk shot the 45-year-old cook in the leg.

The male victim was taken to an area hospital and is listed in stable condition.

Police took the 35-year-old suspect into custody without incident.  Police say a gun was recovered at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing. 

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