DES PERES, Mo. (KMOV) -- Police said one man was taken into custody following a shooting at a St. Louis County law office.
The incident happened just after 3 p.m. Thursday at a law office located in the 1600 block of Des Peres Road.
Police tell News 4 that one shot was fired, and that the gunman was disarmed.
News 4's Diana Zoga reports that the shooter was an employee at the office complex who wanted to hurt himself. He apparently fired a shot and missed. Police talked the man into putting the gun down.
The man was taken to an area hospital for observation, police said.