ST. LOUIS — A person was killed and three others injured in a Christmas Eve shooting in downtown St. Louis.

It happened late afternoon Wednesday at 17th and Pine.

St. Louis police spokeswoman Schron Jackson says officers were called to a shooting around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and found four people had been shot. She says one person was pronounced dead at the scene.

St. Louis Fire Capt. Garon Mosby says the three injured people were taken to a hospital and are in critical condition.

Other details were not immediately available, and a possible motive was not immediately clear.