Suspect in south county triple shooting taken into custody after standoff


ST. LOUIS – Detectives from the Bureau of Crimes Against Persons are investigating a triple shooting Monday morning in the Lemay neighborhood.

The shooting happened at about 1:22 a.m. near the intersection of Gentry Avenue Goetz Avenue. All three victims have been taken to the hospital. A 40-year-old woman, a 30-year-old woman, and a 10-year-old boy are the victims. Police said their injuries are non-life-threatening.

Police said a Tactical Operations Unit was at the scene when a suspect was armed and barricaded inside of a residence in the 300 block of Goetz Avenue.

FOX 2’s Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell is at the scene and witnessed officials taking the male suspect into custody.

FOX 2 will continue to update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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