ST. LOUIS (KMOV) -- Police are investigating a pair of shootings that occurred Friday evening and early Saturday.
The first incident happened in the 3400 block of Virginia around 7:46 p.m. A 32-year-old man observed a dispute between two males. He attempted to intervene when the suspect produced a handgun and fired gunshots, striking the victim in the jaw.
The victim was transported to the hospital and is listed in critical, but stable condition.
Around 3:25 a.m., a 34-year-old female was inside a vehicle in the 4100 block of Natural Bridge when an unknown suspect pulled alongside and fired shots.
The victim jumped out of the vehicle and ran to the 4200 block of W. Sacramento where she contacted police. She suffered a gunshot wound to the knee and was transported to the hospital. The victim is in stable condition.
There was a passenger in the vehicle that was uninjured and he left the scene before officers arrived.