EAST ST. LOUIS, IL. (KTVI) – Four innocent bystanders were Monday evening in East St. Louis. Police say three men were struck while sitting on the couch inside their home on 42nd street around 5:30 pm. Two of the men were taken to area hospitals for treatment. The third person was treated on the scene.
A fourth victim was hit by a stray bullet while driving down 42nd street; she was able to drive to her home and seek help.
Police say they’re treating shootings as one incident.