Man shot in north St. Louis County

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ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Louis County Police Department is investigating a shooting in a north county municipality.

The shooting occurred just before 2:30 p.m. Monday. Officers were called to the 8000 block of West Florissant Avenue after a man was found shot in the area. He was taken to a local hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to the arm.

Investigators learned the shooting took place inside a home in the 8300 block of Osborn Drive following a disturbance between individuals familiar with one another. One of those people left the home momentarily, but came back in a passenger vehicle and opened fire at the residence. The victim was inside the home and struck by gunfire. He then fled the residence and made it to West Florissant Avenue, when he was located by police.


Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact the St. Louis County Police Department.