Man dies after shooting near apartment complex in Ferguson
That shooting happened before 4:00 Wednesday afternoon near the Park Ridge apartments, near the intersection of Ferguson Avenue and Sharondale Circle By Stephanie Baumer
FERGUSON, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Police said one person died after a shooting near an apartment complex in Ferguson.
That shooting happened before 4:00 Wednesday afternoon near the Park Ridge apartments, near the intersection of Ferguson Avenue and Sharondale Circle. Police said the victim was walking through the parking lot when shots were fired from a red car. Witnesses said they heard four shots.
St. Louis County Police confirmed the shooting, but said Ferguson police are handling the investigation. One person was transported to a hospital, police said the victim was conscious and talking when he was taken to the hospital, but authorities said they later died.
A volunteer for #HealSTL, whose office is located near the scene, said she heard four shots.
State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal tweeted that she was in the area of the shooting.
I do not know the source. Shots fired from trees or apartment complex behind the parking lot. Police all over!