Overnight shooting leaves one man injured
JENNINGS, MO (KTVI) – Shots were fired on a Jennings Street overnight leaving one man hospitalized. Now police are searching for suspects.
Officers from the Jennings Police Department responded to the scene. Authorities say at this point, they expect the victim to survive. His injuries are described as non life-threatening.
This all happened about 11:00 p.m. Tuesday near the intersection of Altonwood and Halls Ferry Road in Jennings.
St. Louis County Police responded to a call for five or six shots fired. When they got there, they found an adult male with a gunshot would. Investigators say the man was shot in the street, ran to a nearby home and got help from a resident there. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment.
At this time, there is no word on exactly where the man was shot, but he is expected to pull through.
St. Louis County Police had Halls Ferry Road shut down for a time while they investigated.
At this point, investigators have no information about any suspects in the shootings.