Child struck by carjacked vehicle in St. Louis County

ST. LOUIS COUNTY - Police are investigating after a 6-year-old child was struck by a vehicle Tuesday afternoon.

The incident occurred in north St. Louis County at the intersection of Princess Drive and Castle Drive around 2:12 p.m.

The suspect vehicle, a black Chevrolet Cruze fled the scene and was located shortly after in the area. It was abandoned on the property of the Lewis and Clark Elementary School. Officers found the vehicle was carjacked earlier in the day in the City of St. Louis.

The 6-year-old was transported to a nearby hospital and treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Three suspects fled from the vehicle and a 17-year-old boy was arrested.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

© 2017 KSDK-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment