ST. LOUIS (KMOV) -- A man is listed in stable condition after being shot in the high during a verbal altercation with another man outside his home on Friday.
Police say the victim is a 44-year-old man. Around 2:50 p.m., the victim was sitting on the porch of a residence in the 1100 block of North Euclid when the suspect and a female the victim knows approached him. The two men became involved in a verbal altercation and agreed to fight, but as the victim stood up, the suspect shot him.
The suspect fled and was last seen running west through a gangway.
The female said she only knows the suspect by a nickname. The investigation is ongoing.