Child caught in the middle of gunfire that kills one person - KMOV.com

Child caught in the middle of gunfire that kills one person

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By Daniel Fredman By Daniel Fredman

EAST ST. LOUIS- A seven year-old child was caught in the middle of gunfire Friday night that left one person dead, but the child was not harmed.

Officers in East St. Louis said the child and two adults were sitting in an SUV on North 31st Street when someone opened fire. 

One person, 20-year-old Deondre Rice, was killed. Neither the child or woman in the SUV were injured in the shooting. 

Police are still searching for the shooter. 

Stay tuned to News 4 and KMOV.com for more information.

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