ST. LOUIS — An investigation is underway after a double shooting in St. Louis’ Fairground neighborhood Monday afternoon.
Just before 1:45 p.m., police responded to a shooting call in the 4200 block of Obear Avenue. Officers found a 16-year-old boy with gunshot wounds. He was transported to a hospital where he's in critical condition.
A 19-year-old man related to the incident was already at an area hospital. Police said he was listed in critical condition and his vitals were not stable when he arrived at a hospital.
Police said due to the victims' conditions, they were unable to provide a statement to police about the incident.
About an hour later, two people were injured in a shooting in the West End neighborhood.