ST. LOUIS, Missouri – Multiple people were shot and two officers were injured Tuesday morning in St. Louis City. The incident happened around 11:30 a.m. on Page Avenue at Hodiamont, near Skinker Boulevard, reports FOX 2 Now.
Authorities say the officers suffered minor injuries, but not from gunshot wounds. One suspect, who was shot by officers, was taken to the hospital for treatment. A second suspect remains at-large.
Earlier reports stated one officer had been shot. The information has since been retracted.
The suspect is described as an African-American male, in his mid to late 20s with dreadlocks. He was driving a Black Nissan that was abandoned a short time later near Hamilton and Page.
UPDATE: @SLMPD now saying two officers suffered minor injuries, but preliminary info indicates they WERE NOT SHOT. One suspect was shot by police. Another suspect is at large. More info as it comes in. @FOX2now @KPLR11 pic.twitter.com/h9i7IHwgph
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