Man sitting on porch shot in arm, back during drive-by near Edwa - KMOV.com

Man sitting on porch shot in arm, back during drive-by near Edward Jones Dome

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – A man was hospitalized Wednesday night in critical condition after being shot in the arm and back while sitting on his front porch in north St. Louis near the Edward Jones Dome.

According to police, the man was injured during a drive-by shooting at 9th and New Haven Court. Authorities have blocked off the entire block of the crime scene.

Shortly after the shooting, police located a vehicle matching the description of the getaway car. Officials took three men into custody.

Two of the suspects are being held for first degree assault.

A motive behind the shooting is unclear.

No further information is available, but police say charges are expected to be filed Thursday.

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