Another police shooting in Ferguson

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FERGUSON (KPLR) – There’s been another police shooting in Ferguson overnight. At around 1 AM, 4 men in ski masks, armed with shotguns, approached a crowd at Sheffingdell Ct. and Chambers Rd.   Police arrived to hear shots fired, and see people running.  One officer chased a suspected shooter.  Police say the gunman pointed his handgun at the officer. The officer shot the man. The suspect was taken to the hospital in critical condition. Police recovered the suspect’s handgun. The officer was not injured.

In a separate shooting at around 12:20 AM, a woman was shot in the head in a drive-by shooting on Highmont Dr. in Ferguson. She’s expected to survive. Police are looking for 4 or 5 men in the car.