You are the owner of this article.
4 killed Saturday in St. Louis, including 3 found dead on North 21st

4 killed Saturday in St. Louis, including 3 found dead on North 21st

Subscribe today: $3/3 months
Crime scene tape

Copyright: fergregory / 123RF Stock Photo

Updated at 2 p.m. Sunday with identification in one of the homicides.

ST. LOUIS — Four people were killed in the city Saturday, including three found dead together in an apartment in the 700 block of North 21st Street in the Downtown West neighborhood about 6:30 p.m.

Police said two males and a female were the victims in the triple homicide, Two were shot and one was stabbed. Police didn't release the victims' names or ages or other details.

• UPDATE: Police released victims' identifications on Sunday; one of the people killed was a 10-year-old girl.

Earlier, around 2:30 p.m., police said a woman was fatally shot in the head. Police said Sunday the victim was shot at Interstate 70 and West Florissant Avenue, but the victim was found a few miles away in the 5000 block of Wren Avenue, police said.

On Sunday, police identified the woman as Janese Crawford, 21, of the 5300 block of Gladstone.

In another incident, a 16-year-old male survived a gunshot to the face, police said, around 6:40 p.m. at a gas station in the 3700 block of North Grand Boulevard. Police aid Sunday the teen suffered a graze wound to the cheek, and was treated on the scene. 

3 O'Clock Stir e-newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


News Alerts

Blues News

Breaking News

Cardinals News

Daily 6

National Breaking News