Bosnian community seeks answers for rising crime in south St. Louis

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ST. LOUIS, MO. (KPLR) – The recent uptick in violence in south St. Louis has the Bosnian community on edge.  Some 25,000 Bosnians live in the St. Louis area, many of them in south St. Louis.

But two recent murders of Bosnians at convenience stores, has many on edge and wondering why the surge in violence.

Wednesday night at 6:00 pm, a community meeting with law enforcement officials, will seek to find some of those answers.

The meeting starts at 6:00 pm, at 5039 Gravois.