ST. LOUIS ( -- Police are searching for three men who broke into a home in the 4400 block of Pershing Avenue early Thursday morning and robbed eight victims.

According to the police report, three black men wearing masks, dark clothes and bright-colored safety vests burst in the residence where a group of men and women ranging in age from 18-33 were gathered.

The suspects pulled out guns and one fired a shot before demanding the group give up their belongings.

They complied, and the men fled the scene.

Police listed the suspect descriptions as:

Suspect #1: Unknown Black Male, 17 to 20-years old, 5’2” to 5’4”, heavy build, wearing a dark mask, orange safety vest, black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants

Suspect #2: Unknown Black Male, 5’10” to 5’11”, thin build, wearing a dark mask, yellow safety vest, dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants

Suspect #3: Unknown Black Male, wearing a dark mask, orange safety vest, dark hooded sweatshirt, and dark pants.

The investigation is ongoing. No one was hurt during the robbery.

The location of the robbery is one block north of the Cathedral Basilica. Crime mapping from police show that in the past six months, there have been some car break-ins and property damage.

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