ST. LOUIS – An investigation is underway after two people, one man and one woman, were fatally shot at a south St. Louis apartment complex Friday morning.
The shooting happened around 8 a.m. Friday in the 4900 block of Lindenwood Avenue near the Northampton neighborhood.
When police arrived to the scene, both victims were deceased from gunshot wounds. Police said both victims were found in the bedroom.
“When officers arrived, they located the female, [deceased] from apparent gunshot wounds, as well as an adult male who was also deceased from apparent gunshot wounds,” said Sgt. Charles Wall with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department. “The deceased were both found by family members, so that’s all part of the ongoing investigation.”
Police have not yet disclosed the identity of the victim’s, suspect information, or any potential motives in the shooting.
Homicide detectives with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department are handling the investigation. If you have any information relevant to the investigation, contact SLMPD at 314-444-5371 or CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).
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