Jefferson City shooting leaves one injured

4 weeks 1 day 14 hours ago May 23, 2017 May 23, 2017 Tuesday, May 23 2017 Tuesday, May 23, 2017 11:10:00 PM CDT in News
By: Matt Judy, KOMU 8 Digital Producer and James Packard, KOMU 8 Reporter

JEFFERSON CITY - Jefferson City police were investigating a Tuesday evening shots fired incident that left a man with an apparent gunshot wound.

 

According to police, the incident occurred just after 9 p.m. in the 600 block of East McCarty St.

 

A news release said officers found shell casings in the area when they arrived. Police said a vehicle fled the scene.

 

When officers attempted to stop the vehicle, the vehicle failed to yield, police said. The officers followed the vehicle to a hospital where they found an unknown male victim with the gunshot wound.

 

Police on scene told KOMU 8 News they were waiting for a search warrant to enter a home on McCarty Street. 

 

Police encouraged anyone with information to contact Jefferson City Police Department at 634-6400 or CrimeStoppers at 659-TIPS.

(Editor's note: This story has been updated to include the latest information.)

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