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Surveillance video released of shooting which critically injured Lyft driver

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Investigators in the 3700 block of Pennsylvania following a shooting Wednesday (Credit: KMOV) Investigators in the 3700 block of Pennsylvania following a shooting Wednesday (Credit: KMOV)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – Surveillance video has been released of a shooting which critically injured a ride-sharing driver on May 17.

According to police, witnesses reported hearing two gunshots in the 3700 block of Minnesota around 2:45 a.m. After hearing the gunshots, two vehicles were seen leaving the area and a 47-year-old man was found unconscious in his vehicle.

When emergency crews arrived, the man was taken to the hospital in critical, stable condition. He was reportedly shot in the back and side.

A neighbor told News 4 the man shot worked for Uber, but police believe the driver worked for Lyft.

The St. Louis Police Department released the below surveillance video of the shooting on May 25:

News 4 reached out to Lyft and received the following statement:

The safety of the Lyft community is our top priority and we were horrified to learn of this incident. Our Trust and Safety team is currently investigating these reports. We stand ready to assist law enforcement in their investigation.

No information regarding a suspect has been released.

No other details have been made available.

The investigation is ongoing.

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