U-City teen shot in the head Tuesday

Posted on: 8:16 am, February 26, 2014, by , updated on: 08:37am, February 26, 2014

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UNIVERSITY CITY (KPLR) – A 19-year-old is rushed to the hospital after being shot in the head Tuesday.

University City Police say they someone called for help around 3:15 p.m. Officers found the victim near 81st Street and Blancha Drive.

An officer then saw a car leaving the scene, and stopped the driver on Olive Boulevard near Mt. Olive Avenue. One woman and three men were taken into custody after police found a handgun in the car.

Police tell us the victim was in stable condition Wednesday morning.  Investigators expected to announced charges later that afternoon.