Armed Gunmen Burst Into North City Home, One Person Wounded

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NORTH St. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-St. Louis Police were called to the 1300 block of Blackstone for a shooting call around 10:45 Saturday night. The victims say three suspects kicked in the door of the home and ordered everyone out.  A scuffle ensued and a 34 year old man was shot in the back. The other two victims in the house, a 58 year old woman and 83 year old woman, were not injured.

The suspects are all described as black males, around 6’2”, wearing masks and dark clothing, and all armed with guns.

Contraband and several guns were found in the house by police.  The incident is under investigation.