ST. LOUIS (KSDK) - A north St. Louis man was wounded Wednesday night after he was hit by gunfire while sitting inside his home.

The 34-year-old man heard gunshots around 8:50 p.m. He went outside of his home in the 4800 block of Hammett Place, looked around, and went back inside. A few seconds later the victim was shot in the leg with four bullets that came through the front door.

The victim was taken to an area hospital, but is listed as stable.

Police do not have any suspects, and have not established a motive.

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