14-Year-old boy in critical condition after University City shooting - KMOV.com

14-Year-old boy in critical condition after University City shooting

(KMOV) – A 14-year-old boy remains in critical condition after police say he was shot on his front porch in University City. 

The shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 7500 block of Melrose, just north of Olive Boulevard near Hanley Road.


Witnesses say they heard several shots after two men in hooded sweatshirts walked up the street and started shooting. The teen was shot at least once while sitting outside with a family member and friend.

The suspects are said to have feld the scene toward East Hanley.

Police have not made any arrests, and there are no further details on the suspects' descriptions. Anyone with information is asked to call University City police at 314-862-6767 or Crimestoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS.

 

Authorities have not released any information on the teen's condition.

 

Powered by Frankly