Community Interest

Two injured in armed home invasion


St. Charles County Police Department is actively investigating an armed home invasion that resulted in a double shooting.
 
Just before 10 p.m. last night, two male subjects visited a residence in the 3400 block of St. Daphne Drive to make a reported drug transaction. According to a witness, while inside the residence, an unknown suspect forced entry into the home, brandished a gun and announced a robbery. 
 
A struggle ensued between the robbery suspect and multiple individuals in the home. A man in his early 20s was shot in the chest, and a woman in her 50s was shot in the wrist. Both were transported to a hospital for medical treatment; their conditions are unknown.
 
The suspects are described as two black males in their 20s. They were last seen in a red passenger vehicle. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call 636.949.3000. Anonymous tips may be called in to the SCCPD Crime Tip Line at 636.949.3002.