ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- Ameren issued a warning to its workers after two employees recently came under gunfire in two separate incidents in St. Louis.
In a memo to workers, the utility company said that in one incident, a worker was shot in the arm while someone tried to take her personal vehicle at a stop light.
In another incident, a worker was caught in crossfire while driving an Ameren Missouri truck. A bullet hit the vehicle. The worker wasn't injured.
In a statement sent to News 4, Ameren said they are "working closely with authorities to determine what happened and help identify suspects. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with both employees, who at time of these incidents were driving vehicles in our community ... We work with law enforcement officials throughout the St. Louis region to develop our safety and security practices, which are confidential."