THREE people have died and one was injured in a shooting in St Louis, according to reports.
The shooting is believed to have taken place in the 4900 block of Cote Brilliante.
St Louis Police Chief John Hayden said two men were found dead at the scene, and a third was transported to the hospital where he died, according to St Louis Post-Dispatch.
A fourth person was shot by police and found at a nearby convenience store.
Police also said two firearms were recovered from the scene and about 50 shell casings were found in the area.
Police arrived at the scene at around 4pm this afternoon.
Reporter Deion Broxton shared video from the scene via Twitter where flashing lights and warning tapes can be seen.
Broxton also shared via Twitter that witnesses heard “a lot of gunfire.”
Cote Brilliante’s 4900 estate is located in the Kingsway East neighborhood of St Louis.
The shooting happened just as WWE Royal Rumble was about to get underway at The Dome at America Center this evening.
One of the most anticipated events, the Royal Rumble features 30-person men’s and women’s Rumble matches.
There is also a highly anticipated matchup between WWE Champion Brock Lesnar, who will put his title first, and “The All Mighty” Bobby Lashley.
The Dome is about a 20-minute drive from the scene of the shooting.
The investigation is ongoing at this time.
https://www.the-sun.com/news/4570296/st-louis-shooting-three-people-killed-cote-brilliante/ Quadruple footage in St Louis sees three people killed and one hospitalized in Cote Brilliante