MAN SHOT WHILE SITTING IN HIS CAR ON THE WEST SIDE OF ST. LOUIS

A man is recovering after being shot while sitting in his car on St. Louis Ave. near Goodfellow.

Police said the 27-year-old man was shot in the arm at around 5:30 pm while sitting in a car. After the shooting he had someone drive him to a hospital.

It is unclear if he attempted to get away during the shooting but a trail of blood droplets were seen across an empty lot near the scene.

The car was struck at least 10 times on the driver’s side.

There is an ongoing investigation at this time.