Man killed, teen shot in separate attacks


ST. LOUIS (AP) — A man was killed and a 17-year-old wounded in separate shootings in St. Louis’ North Pointe neighborhood, police there said.

The shootings happened at night, with police saying the first occurred around 6:30 p.m. when a man was shot several times on Mora Lane. Officials had not released the man’s name by Wednesday morning.

The second shooting happened around 7 p.m. near Riverview Boulevard and Vivian Avenue, when officers found the teen with a gunshot wound to his stomach and rushed him to a hospital for treatment. Police did not immediately release the teen’s name or medical condition.

Police have not said whether the shootings were related or announced any arrests in either case.


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