Two shootings in North City leave victims in critical condition, - KMOV.com

Two shootings in North City leave victims in critical condition, one suspect charged

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

Two separate shootings in North St. Louis on Saturday have left two victims in critical condition.

The first shooting happened around 1:30 a.m. in the 8400 block of Halls Ferry Rd. in the Baden neighborhood.

St. Louis police said a 32-year-old male victim suffered gunshot wounds to his side and is in critical condition. Suspects are unknown.

The second shooting happened around 5 a.m. in the 5700 block of Etzel Ave. in the West End neighborhood.

Officers received a call for a shooting and found a 53-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

Investigation revealed the man was shot multiple times by 29-year-old Christopher Murray of the 5700 block of Etzel Ave. Murray is a relative of the victim.

St. Louis police said the victim was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.

The Circuit Attorney's Office charged Murray with First Degree Assault and Armed Criminal Action.

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