Metro-East News

Quadruple shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 injured, including 7-year-old

A quadruple shooting in St. Louis Thursday afternoon has left two dead and two injured, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

Police amended their earlier statement that said three people had died. Two men in their mid-to-late 20s were killed and a woman and a 7-year-old girl were injured in a shootout and car crash. The girl was shot in back of the head, and was critically injured.

The shooting occurred just before 4 p.m. near Beacon and Lillion avenues in north St. Louis.