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Six arrested after shots fired near looted Ferguson beauty supply store

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FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) – Authorities said six people were arrested after shots were fired near a Ferguson business Tuesday night.

Ferguson Mayor James Knowles said there was a burglary call at a burned out beauty supply store around 6:00 p.m. When police arrived, Knowles said shots were fired near the scene.

Dozens of officers from multiple agencies responded to the “shots fired” call.

Police briefly closed down a section of West Florissant.

Nearby business told News 4 the beauty supply store has been a target of thieves and have requested the mayor put a fence around it. Knowles said he will look into the possibility of putting a fence up but noted it is a private business and the fence could be a safety hazard.

 

No injuries were reported in the incident. 

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