The city of St. Louis, Missouri is terrified right now as a gunman armed with an AK-47 is on the loose after shooting two police officers.
The Gateway Pundit reported that the suspect shot one police officer in the leg and the other in the arm and leg during a routine traffic stop in the downtown section of the city. The suspect then fled the scene, and police are kicking in doors in the area to try and find him.
AK-47 rounds were found at the scene by police.
Two officers were shot at 14th and Cass. They are both stable at the hospital. Suspect is at large. More info to come.
— St. Louis, MO Police (@SLMPD) September 1, 2017
Multiple police cars racing to BJC emergency entrance. Unconfirmed word is officer shot in the leg. pic.twitter.com/9gHoWA054S
— Kevin Killeen (@KMOXKilleen) September 1, 2017
BREAKING: 2 officers involved in north St. Louis shooting at 14th & Cass. Both officers are stable. @KMOV
— Justin Andrews (@Justin_EAndrews) September 1, 2017
We will update you further as this story develops.