Woman shot across the street from Tower Grove Park

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon across the street from Tower Grove Park.

According to Leah Freeman, a police spokeswoman, the shooting happened just before 6 p.m. in the 4200 block of Arsenal Street.

The victim, a woman in her 30s, was shot in her leg during an apparent robbery. She was taken to a local hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Investigators said the suspect was driving a green car with a license plate beginning with either “MM3” or “MM8.”

Anyone with information on this story is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS.