ST. LOUIS – A 16-year-old is dead after having been shot and then getting into a car crash.
Investigators said Emon Saunders of St. Louis was shot elsewhere and was being taken to the hospital in a private vehicle when it crashed into a ditch on Christian Northeast Hospital property at about 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
The others in the car took off and left the teen behind.
Police said the investigation has been re-classified as a homicide.
Two suspects, both 16-year-old males, were identified and taken into custody.
FOX 2 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.