Boy turns himself in to police after 13-year-old shot Wednesday

Police in the 5900 block of Lalite after a 13-year-old was shot Wednesday (Credit: KMOV)

A 13-year-old turned himself into police following a shooting in north St. Louis Wednesday.

The teenage suspect is accused of shooting a 13-year-old in the chest in the 5900 block of Lalite just before 5 p.m.

After the shooting, the victim was taken to the hospital and listed in critical, stable condition.

Witnesses reported seeing the suspect leaving the scene following the shooting.

After turning himself in, the suspect was handed over to juvenile authorities.

The investigation is ongoing.

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