Woman killed, man injured at North City bar

Published: May. 14, 2022 at 6:25 PM CDT|Updated: May. 15, 2022 at 5:49 PM CDT
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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - A woman was killed and a man was injured in a shooting that occurred at the Midtown Bar and Grill Saturday evening.

The shooting happened just before 6:00 p.m., police say, at the bar located near the intersection of St. Louis Avenue and Vandeventer, which is on the border of the Jeff-Vander-Lou and Greater Ville neighborhoods. Authorities say they found 39-year-old Melissa Moore at the bar’s entrance, suffering from puncture wounds. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

A 55-year-old man was taken to a local hospital. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-8477 and leave an anonymous tip.

A GoFundMe account has been created to help Moore’s family to help pay for funeral expenses.