Father Shoots Son in Chest

An argument over the weekend led to a father shooting his son in the chest. Franklin County deputies responded to the 1200 block of Reiker’s Ford Road between St. Clair and Union in reference to a shooting. Witnesses stated that 39 year old Nathaniel Crowe came to the residence to retrieve a vehicle that his father had in his possession. An argument began between the two that led to the shooting. Crowe was transported by St. Clair Ambulance to a landing site where he was flown to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur. His condition is not known at this time. The father is being interviewed by detectives.