A shooting incident that occurred in the city of East St. Louis, Illinois in the United States has left nearly six people hospitalised as per reports from US media, APA reports citing NBC.
According to an NBC broadcaster, police originally obtained details about 12 persons who were injured but till now only six injuries have been formally confirmed. The suspects of this action are being searched by the police with priority.
According to Associated Press, several people became the victim of gunfire in the late Thursday afternoon in southern Illinois. Officials informed that at least three suspects smashed their getaway car into a commuter train and are still on the run. According to the Belleville News Democrat, the gunshot victims included a male and a woman, although previously police did not initially provide a precise number of casualties.