Tue. Oct 3rd, 2023
One Killed, Two Injured in Shooting in East St. Louis

One person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting that occurred late Sunday night in East St. Louis. The incident took place around 11:55 PM on the 400 block of North Sixth Street.

According to the Illinois State Police, three individuals were struck by gunfire. Sadly, one person lost their life as a result of the shooting. One of the injured individuals was transported to the hospital by an ambulance, while the other drove themselves to an area hospital. The extent of their injuries was not specified in the report.

Investigators at the scene were seen placing evidence markers in various locations near the parking lot of an apartment complex. This indicates that the authorities are actively collecting evidence and conducting an investigation.

At this time, no further information has been released regarding the shooting. The Illinois State Police have not provided any details about the possible motive or suspects involved.

If you have any information regarding this case, please contact CrimeStoppers at 314-725-8477 to provide an anonymous tip. Your cooperation may help the authorities in their investigation.