ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) - Police said 13 people were shot and two died in St. Louis City over the weekend.

The first killing happened just before 1:15 p.m. Saturday in the 4600 block of Delmar, which is near the border of the Central West End and Lewis Place neighborhoods. Roderick Williams, 28, was found shot in the street, police said.

The second homicide happened around 8:00 p.m., police said a 54-year-old man was shot multiple times in the 3100 block of Providence in South City. A possible suspect was taken into custody at the scene, police said.

Eight others were shot on Saturday.

Just before 4:30 p.m., police said a 36-year-old man walked onto the front porch of a home in the 3000 block of N. Florissant when the suspect, a 28-year-old man with a handgun tucked in his armpit, approached him angrily. Police said the two started to argue.

During the argument, the 28-year-old motioned as if he was going to grab his gun. The 36-year-old drew his own gun, police said, and shot the suspect in fear for his safety. The suspect fell from the steps of the porch and his gun fell onto the nearby street. Police said someone else picked up the gun and ran.

The suspect was taken to a hospital in critical but unstable condition.

At 6:40 p.m., police said a 16-year-old boy was shot in the right leg in the 3600 block of Michigan. Witnesses told police that shots were fired from a nearby car.

An hour and a half later, police said four people were shot in the 3500 block of Arkansas. A 50-year-old man and a 56-year-old man were shot in the leg, a 40-year-old man was shot in the chest and a 36-year-old woman was shot in the back and hand. All four people told police their were in front of a house when someone shot them and took off in a car. 

All of them were taken to the hospital and are in stable condition.

Around the same time, police said a 32-year-old woman was sitting in front of a home in the 4500 block of Mary when she heard gunshots. She then felt pain in her back and was taken to a hospital.

Police said a 56-year-old Uber driver was shot just after 11:00 p.m. near the intersection of Fountain and Aubert. The victim turned onto Fountain from southbound Kingshighway when his next customer canceled their ride request. As the victim started to leave the area, police said he heard shots and felt pain in his right calf. He was taken to a hospital in serious but stable condition.

Three more people were shot Sunday. 

The first happened before 1 p.m. in the 600 block of N. Kingshighway. Police said a 17-year-old boy was found shot in the chest. Once taken to the hospital, police said the teen would not talked to them. Police believe the teen was shot when he walked up to an SUV sitting in a parking lot. 

A 14-year-old boy was shot just before 10 p.m. in the 4700 block of S. Spring. The boy was inside a house when someone fired a gun from outside. The boy was shot in the arm, torso and hip. He is listed in critical but stable condition. No one else in the house was hurt. 

The third shooting on Sunday happened around 11 p.m. in the 200 block of E. Grand. A 28-year-old man was grazed by a bullet to his face. The man told police he was sitting in a car with the shooter, a 25-year-old man. 

The victim got out of the car and ran away. He is in the hospital in critical but stable condition. The shooting suspect took off. 

If anyone has information on any of the shootings, they are asked to call police.

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