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Man fires multiple shots inside neighbor's home in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

A woman was transported to the hospital after being shot by her neighbor Saturday. 

The shooting happened just after noon in the 4100 block of Louisiana Avenue, near Marquette Park in south St. Louis.

Police said she was hit in the lower torso and sustained non-life-threatening injuries. At this time, her condition is unknown. 

The suspect, a male neighbor, walked over to the victim's house with a weapon, police said. The suspect approached the front door of the house and fired multiple shots into the house. 

At the time of the shooting, only the victim and a child were inside the house. The child was not harmed during the shooting. It is not known if the child belonged to the woman or not. 

The suspect is now in police custody. 

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