Violent Saturday in St. Louis Leaves 5 dead, 13 wounded

Four murders in city, one in St. Louis County

Brian Kelly
May 24, 2020 - 12:43 pm
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ST. LOUIS (KMOX)- A violent Saturday night and Sunday morning have left five people dead and 13 wounded in the City of St. Louis and St. Louis County. 

In the city of St. Louis, the first homicide happened just after 9 pm in the 5300 block of Cote Brilliante.  A man in his 30's was shot to death. A teenager was wounded. 

A boy died around 9:40 pm in the 3900 block of Evans.  Police say he was shot in the chest by an acquaintance who was playing with a gun. 

A male victim died after being shot several times inside a car around 12:20 am at North Garrison and Montgomery.

One of two men shot around 3:20 am in the 900 block of South Broadway died. The other is said to be in critical and unstable condition. 

Among the wounded, four people who were shot around 1:00 am at Union and Cote Brilliante.  They made it to the hospital.  None of their injuries are life threatening.

The St. Louis County homicide occurred at about 4:45 am Sunday, when a woman was shot to death at the gas station at Lucas and Hunt and I-70. Police say it happened during an altercation. The suspect is at large.