Three killed, two wounded at St. Louis home

AP News Staff
May 14, 2019 - 6:44 am

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ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Police say five people have been shot, including three who died, following an incident at a home on the city's north side.

Authorities say the shooting happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in the 4000 block of Shreve.

Police said one victim is in critical condition, while another is in serious but stable condition.

Police Chief John Hayden said during a news conference Monday night that all five victims were black males in their 20s and 30s. 

"The home invasion aspect is still part of the investigation," Hayden said. "We're not sure what the persons were doing inside the home."

He said police arrived to find one victim on the porch of the home and went inside, where the four others were found

No further information was immediately available.

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