A man was grazed in the head by a bullet after he got in an argument with a woman at a gas station Thursday morning.
East St. Louis Police Chief Jerry Simon said the call came in at 9:55 a.m.
When police arrived at 2501 Louisiana Blvd, they met with a 51-year-old man who had an argument with a woman and another man. During the argument, the woman hit one of the men, Simon said.
“He hit her back with a stick. A gray car pulled up, a black male got out, pulled out a gun and shot in the air and then shot at him,” Simon said.
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The man’s head began to bleed bullet grazed him.
Simon said neither the man nor the shooter have been identified.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 618-482-6700.