The Latest: Police say drive-by shooting kills St. Louis man
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on a fatal drive-by shooting in St. Louis (all times local):
Police say a 40-year-old St. Louis man has been fatally shot in a drive-by shooting that also injured five other people.
St. Louis police on Wednesday identified the man who died as Stanley Sparkling. Police said he was unconscious, not breathing and suffering from a gunshot wound to the head when they arrived in a neighborhood on the city’s north side to investigate.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Sparkling was sitting on a porch. He lived on the same block.
Police said someone in a sport utility vehicle began shooting about 5:30 p.m.
They said two men were critically wounded as they sat in a car and two women sustained graze wounds. All are listed in stable condition. Police said a third woman refused medical treatment for unspecified injuries.
11:49 p.m. Tuesday.
Police say a man has been killed and five other people injured in a drive-by shooting in St. Louis.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that someone in a sport utility vehicle began shooting about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in a neighborhood on the city’s north side. A man sitting on a porch was fatally wounded. Police did not immediately identify him.
Two other men were critically wounded as they sat inside a car.
Three women were also hurt. One was listed in stable condition and the other two sustained graze wounds.
The SUV drove off after the shooting. No arrests have been reported.
Information from: St. Louis Post-Dispatch, http://www.stltoday.com