Investigation underway after duo robbed at gunpoint in Soulard - KMOV.com

Investigation underway after duo robbed at gunpoint in Soulard

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A man allegedly robbed two victims -- one by gunpoint -- outside a business in the 1000 block of Russell in Soulard early Tuesday morning.

According to police, the suspect stole a purse that one victim had left on an outdoor patio table. The victim, a 31-year-old woman, then witnessed the suspect grab another victim, a 34-year-old man, by knocking him to the ground. The suspect then allegedly produced a firearm and demanded the victim's property. The victim gave the suspect his cell phone, wallet and keys.

The victims were not injured, but the suspect fled. The investigation is ongoing.

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