BREAKING=> Two Police Officers Shot in Downtown St. Louis – Suspect at Large — Used an AK-47 …Developing
Two police officers were shot in downtown St. Louis on Friday afternoon.
Multiple police cars converged on the scene of the shooting.
** The Gateway Pundit has a reporter in the area who will be sending us updates.
The shooting took place on 14th and Cass shortly before 2 PM Central.
Local reporter Chris Hayes says there may have been an assault rifle used in the shooting.
UPDATE—- Two police officers were shot during a traffic stop.
The suspect fled the scene and police found AK-47 rounds.
The police were shot in the legs.
Suspect is on the lose — Police officers are kicking in doors in the area.
The suspect is known and at large.
Two officers were shot at 14th and Cass. They are both stable at the hospital. Suspect is at large. More info to come.
— St. Louis, MO Police (@SLMPD) September 1, 2017
Local FOX 2 said one officer was shot in leg and the other officer was shot in an arm and leg.
Police also swarmed Barnes-Jewish Hospital in the Central West End where the injured police were taken.
Multiple police cars racing to BJC emergency entrance. Unconfirmed word is officer shot in the leg. pic.twitter.com/9gHoWA054S
— Kevin Killeen (@KMOXKilleen) September 1, 2017
BREAKING: 2 officers involved in north St. Louis shooting at 14th & Cass. Both officers are stable. @KMOV
— Justin Andrews (@Justin_EAndrews) September 1, 2017