Police report shooting in Wellston, Missouri

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 27, 2011 5:39 PM

(Reuters) - Police outside St. Louis responded on Thursday to a shooting in Wellston, Missouri, but it was not immediately clear how many people may have been involved in the incident.

St. Louis County Police Sergeant James McWilliams told Reuters that a shooting had occurred and that officers from his department were on the scene.

Local media reported that one person was dead and two were injured in the incident, which reportedly took place at a local business.

(Reporting by James B. Kelleher; Editing by Greg McCune)