Daily Journal masthead

2 dead, 8 injured after multiple shootings in St. Louis


ST. LOUIS — Two people are dead and eight others are injured after another violent night in St. Louis.

Police say 37-year-old Quincy Hardy was fatally shot about 8 p.m. Tuesday. He was found lying in the street with a wound to his chest and pronounced dead at the scene.

Another fatal shooting happened about three hours later when 21-year-old Dominique Young and four others were shot in a drive-by shooting while standing near a porch. Young was killed and the four injured people are hospitalized in stable condition.

Four other shootings happened from late Tuesday into the pre-dawn hours of Wednesday.

St. Louis has had at least 119 homicides so far this year, up more than 60 percent from the same period a year ago.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)





Follow Daily Journal:

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.