A shooting near a MetroLink station in downtown St. Louis on Friday night left one dead and one injured, according to KSDK.
Just after 9 p.m., two men were shot — one in the head and one in the back — by a shooter near the Union Station MetroLink station.
The shooting comes two months after Bi-State Development approved a $361 million budget that includes $20 million to enhance security on Metro transit.
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The move came in response to questions about the line’s safety after several shootings, including the fatal shooting of a 57-year-old homeless man on the Busch Stadium MetroLink station platform in March.