The family and friends of a St. Louis dancer are raising money for her recovery after she and a firefighter were shot in Soulard.
The two victims — Rain Stippec, 26, and a 30-year-old fire department captain — were apparently ambushed by a gunman around 12:35 a.m. Monday. They were just sitting in the captain's car when the shooter opened fire without warning, they told investigators.Stippec was hit multiple times in the back. The captain, whose name hasn't been released, was hit in the hand, shoulder, knee and back, police say. Both were badly hurt, but Stippec seemed to be in worse shape. Police described her condition as critical/unstable on Monday.
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