Worker ambushed outside O’Fallon, Mo. business

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O'FALLON, MO (KPLR)- Police are investigating after a worker was ambushed Wednesday morning outside of a business in O'Fallon, Missouri. It happened around 4 a.m. near R& R Contracting Inc. in the 800 block of Lone Star Drive. Multiple shell casings were found at the scene.

The shooting took place while the man was exiting his truck. Police say the victim, who works for the company, drove to a gas station at Lake St. Louis and Interstate 70 and called 911 for help. He was conscious while being transported to the hospital.

His injuries are non-life threatening.

Investigators say they did not recover a gun at the scene but did find some other evidence. They believe this was an isolated incident and was not a random act.

A woman at R & R, who identified herself as the owner, said she did not comment on the incident. 

There are no suspects or a motive at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 636-240-3200.