(KMOV) – Police say two suspects are at large after a double shooting in north St. Louis County. The shooting happened just before 4:30 p.m. on Monday in the 5300 block of Ruskin.
According to St. Louis police, two men were standing in the back yard of a home when two suspects approached them.
The men tell police that they both knew one of the suspects but did not know the other.
Police say that during an argument, the suspects both took out guns and ordered the victims into the home.
The victims attempted to run and police say the suspects then started shooting. Both victims were shot in the arm. They are expected to survive their injuries.
The suspects are described as black men. One of them was described as 5'8-5'10, weighing 140-150 pounds. The other was described as 5'7-5'9 with short hair.
The investigation is ongoing.