ST. LOUIS – St. Louis City’s murder total is now over the 200 mark for the year.
A woman was shot in the arm around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday along Iowa Avenue near Miami Street in south St. Louis. Later, she could not reach her husband and it turned out he was also shot, but ran in a different direction.
Police found 42-year-old Guyton Thomas’ body body about three hours later nearby on Miami Street.
The investigation is ongoing.
This makes 201 murders in St. Louis so far this year.