Three suspects in custody after police shooting -

Three suspects in custody after police shooting

ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Police arrested three suspects after an initial chase of a stolen vehicle led police to open fire on a suspect in north St. Louis on Thursday afternoon.

Police reportedly were chasing a stolen vehicle on Interstate 70 between Shreve and West Florissant around 4:00 p.m.  The car stopped in the 4600 block of West Florissant where the suspects tried to flee.

A juvenile suspect flourished a gun at a detective while fleeing the scene.  The detective, fearing for his safety, fired at the juvenile and missed.  The juvenile was taken into custody and the gun was recovered.  The driver of the stolen vehicle and the other passenger were also taken into custody. 

No injuries were reported.

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