ST. LOUIS – A man and woman were shot overnight in downtown St. Louis.
According to a spokesperson for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting happened just after 2 a.m. in the 1900 block of Olive Street.
Officers arrived to find a 21-year-old man and 20-year-old woman inside a white Ford Fusion suffering from gunshot wounds.
The victims told police they were at a stoplight when a silver Chevy Impala with tinted windows pulled up alongside them and a person exited that vehicle and open fire.
Both victims were taken to a local hospital. The man had been shot in his back and was listed in critical condition. The woman suffered a graze wound to her head and was said to be in stable condition.
No arrests have been made.
Police described the suspected shooter as an African-American man, approximately 5’4” tall, chubby, with a dark brown complexion. He was wearing a black-hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information on this shooting is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS.