1 Dead After Shooting In Black Jack

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BLACK JACK, MO (KPLR) - Two people have been shot and one is dead at a home on Patricia Ridge Drive near Florissant, Missouri. 

According to police three men were waiting in the home for a meeting with three other men.  Police do not know the nature of the meeting. But, shortly after it started an altercation resulted in gun fire.  One man was shot and killed at the scene.  Another man was shot and wounded. 

Two of the three men that showed up at the house took off on foot following the shooting.  They have been apprehended by St. Louis County police.

  According  to  Officer Rick Eckhard the department is working, "a shooting or homicide   occurred at 1:55pm."

A FOX 2 News crew is on route to the scene.  More details will be added as this story develops.