Police say murdered man and woman ‘targeted’ inside south St. Louis home

ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - Homicide detectives have been sent to the 4500 block of Pennsylvania in south St. Louis for a shooting. Police say a man and a woman have been pronounced dead at the scene.  They are both victims of a shooting.

Police are treating this as a double homicide. They think these two people were targeted inside a home.

There is a heavy police presence in the area.  Neighbors are gathering in the street to watch the investigation.

There was another homicide in the area on May 15th. A woman's body was found in the street.

Police have not mentioned a description of a suspect.

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