Two persons were shot in St. Charles County on Nov. 19 in a home invasion that turned into a violent confrontation.
St. Charles County police say the shooting occurred shortly after 10 p.m. when two male suspects visited a residence in the 3400 block of St. Daphne Drive reportedly to make a drug transaction. A witness at the residence said an unknown suspect forced entry into the home, brandishing a gun, and announced a robbery, police said.
A struggle ensued between the robbdery suspect and a number of individuals inside the home. A man in his early 20s was shot in the chest, and a woman in her 50s was shot in the wrist. Police say both shooting victims were transported to a hospital for medical treatment. Police say their condition is unknown.
The suspects are described as two black males in their 20s.They were last seen in a red passenger vehicle. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call 636-949-3000. Anonymous tips may be called in to the SCCPD Crime Tip Line at 636-949-3002.