(KMOV) – Police are investigating a shooting in south St. Louis.
It happened in the 3700 hundred block of Compton around 5:00 a.m. on Thursday.
Authorities tell News 4 that one man was shot.
According to police, one victim brought the suspect into the other victim’s home to use the telephone. Once inside the home, the suspect took out the gun and demanded property from the victims. The suspect then put down the gun. One of the victims then picked the gun up and shot the suspect multiple times.
The suspect is only described as being a black male in his 20’s.
The suspect was taken to an area hospital and is listed in critical condition.