Gunman on bicycle shoots man at south city gas station

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. _Police are searching for the gunman who was on a bicycle when he shot a man shortly before 4:30 a.m. Monday. It happened at the BP gas station located on Virginia and Bates in south St. Louis.

The victim was wounded in the lower extremities and was driven by a friend to the White Castle at Grand and Gravois, where they called police for help.

The victim was conscious and breathing when he was taken to the hospital.