And you thought that buzz on your alarm clock was a cruel way to start the day.
Attention Evening Whirl
, police in East St. Louis have this week's cover story for you.
It's the tale of the three adults in East Boogie who awoke Saturday to a gunman shooting them in their sleep
The incident occurred early Saturday in a home in the 2700 block of St. Louis Avenue in East St. Louis. Police responded to a call of multiple shootings around 4 a.m. When they arrived, they found two men and a woman shot in their legs and arms.
The victims -- in stable condition at a local hospital -- told authorities they knew the gunman and woke up to the sound of him shooting them.
As of yesterday the suspect has not been apprehended.