Police Investigating First Two Homicides Of 2013

Posted on: 10:05 pm, January 3, 2013, by , updated on: 10:47pm, January 3, 2013

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Homicide detectives are working two murders that happened within 1 hour of each other.

Homicide detectives were called to the 3900 block of South Grand around 7:15 p.m. Thursday after an apparent robbery at a convenience store.

One man is dead and another has been upgraded from critical to stable condition.

No names have been released yet.

Police are still looking for suspects.

Just one hour earlier, there was another murder of a 20-year-old man at the 5100 block of Kensington in North City.

He was shot in the chest.

Police say these cases are the first two homicides of the year.

Police are still working both cases.