The chief says the man was shot several times and was going in and out of consciousness.
The suspects, driving an Oldmobile Cutlass, fled. Venice and Brooklyn, IL police gave chase. The suspects drove west on I-70 over the Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge into north St. Louis, throwing things out of the windows as they went. The pursuit went into north St. Louis County where the suspects were able to get away.
The Major Case Squad has been called to investigate this incident.