Ambulance in service after shot at in north St. Louis - KMOV.com

Ambulance in service after shot at in north St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) - Medics were in the 5900 block of Romaine in north St. Louis on Tuesday night when they reported hearing gunshots.

The emergency crew contacted police to report the shots at approximately 11:45 p.m., but no victims or suspects were located.

On Wednesday morning, the crew discovered the ambulance they were in Tuesday night had ballistic damage, according to police.


"We've had cars hit. we've had trucks, we've had ambulances hit before," said Chief Dennis Jenkerson. "I would hope no one would target an ambulance who is there to help and hopefully correct the situation."


Authorities said the ambulance is still in service after sustaining gunshot damage.

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