Violent night in St. Louis leaves one dead, nine others wounded

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-More violence overnight as shots ring out in different parts of the city of St. Louis.  At least one of those shootings was fatal.

Police found two men shot inside a car outside of a bar on 7th Street in the Soulard neighborhood. Investigators are still trying to figure out exactly what happened, but witnesses said both men had been inside the bar, Cuz’ Bar & Grill, earlier in the night.

The shooting occurred in the parking lot around 3:00am Saturday. The car the two men were in then idled across the parking lot and struck the building.

One of the men later died as a result of the shooting. The other man remains in critical and unstable condition. There is no motive for the shooting.

There were two other shootings in north St. Louis overnight.  A woman and her 4-year-old child were wounded in a drive by shooting around 11:00pm Friday in the 5900 block of Kennerly. The woman and her child were both shot in the leg.  They are all in stable condition. Later, a man showed up at the hospital also suffering from a gunshot wound related to this incident.

Five people were shot in another drive by shooting around 2:30am Saturday in the 2000 block East John Avenue. All  the victims are adults and are listed in stable condition. Police are looking for four or five suspects.

Police so far do not have any suspects or a motive for these shootings.

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