ST. LOUIS – Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are looking for a gunman who shot a man and woman in the Southwest Garden neighborhood.
According to Evita Caldwell, a St. Louis police spokeswoman, officers responded just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday to a residence in the 2600 block of Dalton Avenue in south city.
Police found a man and woman shot to death inside a residence. The man was in his 40s; the woman was in her mid-30s.
Investigators the male victim lived at the address. They're unsure if the woman lived there. Some neighbors, who did not want to go on camera, said they believed the woman may have been pregnant but police would not confirm if that was the case.
Police were seen looking at a surveillance camera along the side of the house. It's not certain if that may provide police with information.
Police and animal control officers were also spotted removing five puppies from the home. In addition to the dogs, police removed what appeared to be a computer from the residence.
Police said they're looking for a suspect.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS.