ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – A man in his late 20s is in the hospital after he was hit by gunfire multiple times while standing in the yard of his north city home just past midnight Sunday, police say.

It happened in the 5800 block of Lotus near Goodfellow. The victim told police that he heard a series of gunshots in the area before he realized he'd be struck. He sustained bullet wounds to his ribcage, thigh and wrist.

No suspect description or motive for the attack has been established.

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