DOWNTOWN ST. LOUIS (KTVI)-A man is in critical condition after being shot on Laclede’s Landing. The shooting happened just before 3:00am Saturday at the corner of Second and Morgan. A 31 year old unidentified white male suspect was fighting with another man, who got into a car with two friends to drive away. The suspect retrieved a gun fired shots into the car.
The 22 year old front seat passenger was struck in the left arm. The other two men, one 23 and the other 19, were not hurt. The victims drove to an area hospital where the man was being treated.
Police were nearby and responded to the scene quickly. They caught the suspect and recovered his weapon.
Two women, both 24 years old, were in another car at the scene and saw the suspect fire the shots.
Police continue to investigate.