(KMOV)--Police are investigating an altercation that escalated into a shooting on Monday night in St. Louis.
According to police, the 17-year-old involved states that he and two other men, 18 and 20 years old, got into an argument about a girl in the 3900 block of Sullivan just before 8:00 p.m. The 18 and 20 year old began punching and kicking the 17-year-old boy.
At that time someone, it is unclear who, produced a gun and the 20-year-old man was shot in the arm. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment.
Police stated that the 20-year-old was uncooperative.
No witnesses could be located.
All three individuals are considered suspects.
The investigation is ongoing.