Police there said that one man was killed and two others wounded in gunfire three times in the Duchtown neighborhood of St. Louis.
Police said officers were called to the scene at around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday over news of the shooting. The officers who arrived found three men with gunshot wounds. Police said all of them were taken to hospitals and one of them died later.
The health status of the other two men was not revealed.
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch newspaper reported that police suspected that two men were on the foot of the shooting.
Police did not immediately release the names of the victims, but said that all of them were in their 20s and 30s. Police did not mention a possible motive for the shooting