UPDATE: 2 killed in Gravois Park shooting

11:30 PM, Jul 26, 2012   |    comments
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St. Louis (KSDK) - St. Louis police confirm two people have been killed in a shooting in the south St. Louis neighborhood of Gravois Park.

Police say the victims are both female, ages 16 and 20.

Five people total were shot around 9:15 p.m. near the intersection of Miami and Louisiana.

St. Louis police say one officer observed a group of people wandering around the park.  He believed the group looked suspicious so he called for backup.

When other officers arrived they went back to the area the group of people were first spotted, and found five people, ages ranging from 14 to early 20s, on the ground with gunshot wounds.

The officers did not hear or see the shooting, and no witnesses have come forward. 

Police say two females and three males were shot.

No other information is available at this time.

NewsChannel 5 has a crew on the scene and will update this story as details emerge.

KSDK

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