Two teens injured in separate Monday night shootings

Neighbors shaken by drive-by shooting

ST. LOUIS - Two teens were shot in separate shootings in the St. Louis area Monday night, the St. Louis City and County Police Departments said.

The first shooting happened at around 5:30. Police said the teen arrived at the North Patrol Division with a gunshot wound to the back. Police said four other kids between the ages of 13 and 15 were inside the car — which investigation found was reported stolen — but they were not injured.

The teens told police they were they were in the 6000 block of Delmar when someone started chasing them and shooting, at which time they fled to the police station.

The teen with a gunshot wound was taken to the hospital in stable condition. All the teens were booked for tampering.

The second shooting happened at around the same time in north St. Louis County. Police responded to a shooting call on the 3000 block of Glade Avenue in Jennings, where they found a 15-year-old boy with a gunshot wound to the chest. Police did not provide information on his condition.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.

(© 2017 KSDK)


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