Monday, 30 December 2013 03:57
Two people are dead and five others injured after a series of shootings in North St. Louis Sunday afternoon.
St. Louis Police say 32 year old Robert Parker and two other people had been sitting in car in the 4000 block of Peck Avenue around 1:45 p.m., when someone in a dark sedan pulled alongside and began shooting. Parker was killed. A 24 year old man is in critical and unstable condition with a gunshot wounds to the head and back. A 24 year old woman was grazed by a bullet.
Police say a stray bullet struck 51 year old Clara Walker inside her apartment. She was also killed.
About 15 minutes later, one person was wounded in second shooting at Interstate 70 and Kingshighway.
Moments later, a third shooting injured two in the 5300 block of North Euclid.
Police say they don't believe the incidents are related, but are still investigating all three.
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