ST. LOUIS – A man was shot in the face after he opened an apartment door Sunday evening.

The incident occurred just outside of St. Louis’ Downtown West neighborhood in the 1400 block of Peabody Court around 5:40 p.m.

A 29-year-old man was in an apartment when he heard a knock on the door, once he opened the door and unknown suspect shot him. He was transported to a hospital where he’s in critical condition.

Police do not have any suspects in custody.