(KMOV) – Police were investigating after a teenager was shot while walking to the bus stop in north St. Louis early Wednesday morning.
Authorities say a 17-year-old was walking in the 8700 block of Northcrest around 7 a.m. when someone wearing a mask approached him.
Police say the suspect fired a shot, hitting the victim in the face. The shooter then fled the scene.
The victim was transported to the hospital, where he remains in stable condition.
The cause of the shooting was unclear.