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Police search for suspect after man shot in leg

STEELE, MO (KFVS) -

The Steele Police Department is investigating a shooting the injured a man Friday.

It happened Oct. 7 at 11:20 p.m. at 308 N. First Street in Steele.

Police found Aaron Jackson, 23, lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to the leg.  He was taken to the Blytheville Hospital for treatment.

A fight broke out at a party near the home, according to the Steele Police Department.  Witnesses told police six shots were fired.

Police have identified a suspect and are searching for the person.  Police expect to make an arrest soon.  The identity of the suspect was not released.

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