ST. LOUIS – Police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot in north St. Louis early Wednesday morning.

According to police, the victim ran out of gas on the 2100 block of Ferry Street around 2 a.m. He told police, suspects in a silver Kia Optima pulled up next to him and asked him what he was doing and he told them he lived in the neighborhood. The suspects parked the car and started shooting at the victim.

He was transported to a hospital. Police do not have any suspects in custody.