A two year-old boy and four year-old boy were shot yesterday in separate shootings in St. Louis city.
The two year-old boy was shot during a video production outside a Chinese restaurant.
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A 4-year-old and 2-year-old boy were shot during two separate drive-by shootings in St. Louis on Saturday.
The first shooting happened in the 5900 block of Kennerly around 6:00 p.m. Police say the victims were standing near a car talking when a vehicle drove down the street and began to fire gunshots at them. During the shooting, a 4-year-old boy was shot in the ankle and was taken to a local hospital where he is listed in stable condition. No other injuries were reported.
Investigators say the victims gave conflicting accounts of the incident.
During the second incident, a 2-year-old boy was shot in both legs while roughly 15 to 20 people were filming a video in the 1100 block of N. Union around 2:30 p.m., according to police.
Officials say a silver vehicle drove past the crowd and fired multiple gunshots, hitting the 2-year-old. The child was transported to a local hospital where he is listed as stable.
Next door to the shooting scene that injured the two year-old, members of the Ark of Safety Center Ministries were holding an outdoor church fish fry. No one there was injured.
Then there’s this… A Ferguson man was shot in the head during a drive-by shooting on the parking lot of a local restaurant on Saturday.