ST. LOUIS, Mo. ( -- Emergency crews responded to a fatal shooting Tuesday afternoon in north St. Louis.

That shooting happened in the 5900 block of Highland, just west of Goodfellow in St. Louis' Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood. One person was killed and another suffered critical injuries.

The shooting is the latest in string of deadly shootings Tuesday.

Three people were killed and three more were injured during four separate shootings within three hours overnight.

Chauncey Ball, 24, sustained a fatal gunshot wound to the chest and a 19-year-old man suffered numerous gunshot wounds at 10:15 Monday night in the 45000 block of Margaretta in north St. Louis.