One child killed, one in critical condition after north St. Louis shooting

A six year old is dead and his sister is in critical condition after a shooting in North St. Louis City

Brian Kelly
February 22, 2020 - 4:11 pm



ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -- The little boy shot to death in north St. Louis Saturday has been identified, as 6-year-old David Birchfield III.

David was in a vehicle with two other children and two adults at Highland and North Euclid at about 1:40 pm, when someone opened fire on their vehicle.

The driver sped off to a hospital, but David didn't make it. His 9 year old sister was hit. She's in critical condition. A 7 year old girl and the adults were not shot, but the 31-year-old woman was hit by flying glass.

The shooter has not been identified and remains at large.

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