Police investigating shooting at Canfield Green Apartments in Ferguson

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

FERGUSON, MO (KPLR) – Around 7 pm Tuesday night a shooting occurred at the Canfield Green Apartment complex in Ferguson.

Ferguson police say the victim is a male who was shot in the abdomen by a member of the apartment’s security staff.  Police said the victim was conscious and breathing at the scene.

He was transported to the hospital for treatment.

An investigation in ongoing.

Police believe the shooting may be related to a disagreement over a dog chasing kids in the area.