One injured, one arrested in Mt. Vernon shooting

Coleone G. Hawkins (Source: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)
Coleone G. Hawkins (Source: Jefferson County Sheriff's Office)

MT. VERNON, IL (KFVS) - A man was injured and another arrested after police say he was shot in Mt. Vernon Tuesday night.

It happened about 11:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Mt. Vernon Police received reports of gunshots in the 18th and Conger area.

Officers found Tyrone Davison, 33, at his home at 725 S. 17th with a gunshot wound.

Davison was taken to Good Samaritan Hospital.

Coleone G. Hawkins, 31, of Mt. Vernon was arrested on aggravated battery with a firearm and aggravated discharged of a firearm into an occupied building.

He was taken to the Jefferson County Jail.

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