Barbecue aficionado wounded in suspected road-rage incident

News
road rage_1529005832373.jpg.jpg

ST. LOUIS (AP) – A St. Louis area man who was shot and wounded in front of his four children in what police are calling an apparent road rage incident is a barbecue aficionado with more than 740,00 Instagram followers.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Greg Thomas says his son, 46-year-old Scott Thomas, “is OK.” He added that his 11-, 9-, 5- and 3-year-old grandchildren are “safe.”

Police spokesman Benjamin Granda says that as officers were responding to the shooting call, other officers stopped a Mitsubishi GTS nearby for passing traffic on the shoulder.

Granda says the two men the Mitsubishi were taken into custody in connection with the shooting.

Besides having a large social media following, Scott Thomas has a website known as www.grillinfools.com, with recipes and tips.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local Sports

More Local Sports

National News

More National

World News

More World News

Calfano podcast

 Calfano podcast

Show Me Politics Podcast

Washington DC Bureau

Washington DC Bureau

Newsfeed Now

More Newsfeed Now

Trending Stories