ST. LOUIS – A teen was rushed to a local hospital after being shot Friday afternoon in the Jeff-Vader-Lou neighborhood in north St. Louis.
According to a spokesperson with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, officers responded to a shooting in the 3800 block of Sullivan Avenue. Police found the victim with a gunshot wound to his torso.
Investigators learned someone fired several shots at the teen before fleeing.
The teen is listed in critical condition. The investigation remains ongoing.