ST. LOIUS (KMOV.com) – A man was shot twice after a suspect approached his vehicle and demanded drugs and property from him Friday.
The victim with sitting inside his car in the 1700 block of McLaran around 11:22 a.m. when the suspect approached him and asked if he had any drugs, according to police. Authorities say the victim answered “yes” and the suspect opened the passenger door and demanded his property.
Police say the victim tried to flee the scene in his car when the suspect fired two shots, hitting the victim in the arm and side. The victim then drove to the 4400 block of Union where he was taken to a hospital and is in stable condition.
Police are searching for a black man, 26 to 29 years old with a medium build wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark jeans.