Police: St. Louis mom, child die in murder-suicide

Monday, October 12, 2009 | 5:21 p.m. CDT; updated 5:37 p.m. CDT, Monday, October 12, 2009

ST. LOUIS — A St. Louis mother stabbed and killed her 3-year-old daughter and then shot herself, police said, on a violent night in the city during which an additional five people were shot, three fatally, in separate incidents.