Police looking for gunman, vehicle in Metro-East shooting
By KMOV Web Producer
(KMOV.com) -- Police in East St. Louis are looking for a dark-colored SUV and the peron inside who reportedly shot another man multiple times Thursday night.
According to reports, the shooting happened near the intersection of Ridge Avenue and 27th Street around 9 p.m.
Police said someone in the SUV pulled up to the victim and started shooting. It is not known if the victim was in another vehicle or walking along the street.
The victim was taken to an area hospital. His condition is unknown.
Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating the SUV described as dark-colored with tinted windows and Missouri license plates. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call Crimestoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).