Police officers were already in the area when the shooting occurred, beginning to clear the crowds. from the school playground after reports of battles were reported there, St. Louis Police Chief John Hayden told reporters. He did not say who her relatives were or whether they were among the injured. He also did not say what led to the shooting.
"The little girl did nothing wrong," Hayden said. "She was with the family when that happened. The shots rang out. I'm not sure what particular battle was fought when the shots broke out. "
The names and information on the conditions of the affected teenagers and women were not released immediately. Police do not immediately know who fired the shots.
"We just need the help of the citizens to solve this."
"You can see the life that is leaving her"
Find her unsuitable with a stomach wound, he said.
"You could see the life leaving her," Vazquez said, holding back tears.