St. Clair Shooting

Two Missouri State Highway Patrol Troopers, with a Drug Enforcement Task Force, shot a 45 year old man at a Gas Station, located a quarter mile south of highway k on highway 30 in St. Clair. Details are still coming in but apparently the male subject approached the police officers in a treating manner and they opened fire on the man, striking the man several times. He was transported to Mercy in Creve Coure. No other injuries were reported. The incident occurred about 1:10 Tuesday afternoon.