(KMOV)--- One man was killled during an altercation inside a St. Louis city home early Sunday morning. Police say DeAndre Mctyer, 26, allegedly started an altercation and was fired upon by a victim early Sunday morning.
According to police, a woman, 23, got into a verbal altercation with the alleged suspect Mctyer after he refused to leave the victim’s home.
Officers say a male victim, 39, arrived at the home on the 1900 block of 14th Street, where Mctyer grabbed a knife and attempted to stab him.
The male victim retrieved a handgun and fired one shot at Mctyer. The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene suffering from a single gunshot wound to the head.
Police were able to retrieve the knife and the gun when they arrived shortly after 1:20 a.m.
The investigation is ongoing.