Man shot in the neck in St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A 18-year-old man was shot in the neck Saturday evening, while out in the backyard of a house in the 3000 block Utah in South St. Louis.  The man stated that he heard a gunshot around 6:30 pm and ran back to the home, when he felt a sharp pain in his neck.

He was transported to a hospital, listed in stable condition.

An investigation is ongoing.