ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – St. Louis County Police are investigating an accidental shooting that occurred at South County Mall Saturday afternoon. Police were summoned to the mall just after 2:30 p.m. for a report of a shooting at the mall.
Once officers arrived on the scene, they found a 22-year-old man in a bathroom suffering from a gunshot wound.
Police say the man had shot himself and was transported to the hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening injury.
An investigation is ongoing.