Suspect shoots woman in the leg after hitting her car, police sa - KMOV.com

Suspect shoots woman in the leg after hitting her car, police say

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

A woman is in the hospital after she was shot in the leg by a man who ran into her car, police say. 

On Jan. 4, a pair of women and a 5 year-old girl were sitting in a vehicle on a parking lot at the corner of Natural Bridge and Grand Avenue. 

Around 9:00 p.m., a man allegedly struck the victim's vehicle. After the suspect checked the damage, police said he got back into his vehicle and fled the scene and drove east down Natural Bridge. 

The first female victim, who was driving at the time, followed the suspect until the intersection of Cass and 20th Street. Then, police said the suspect fired multiple shots at the victim's vehicle. 

The suspect escaped the victim's chase. 

The first victim was transported to the hospital, where she remains in stable condition. The second victim, and the 5 year-old are not reportedly injured. 

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