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1 shot in Hayti Heights, police led on high-speed chase

HAYTI HEIGHTS, MO (KFVS) - The Hayti Heights Police Department is investigating a shooting after one man was shot in the ankle.

Hayti Heights Police Chief Matt Brown says the shooting happened at 506 Worley Street.

One male was shot in the ankle. He was taken to a hospital in Memphis with non-life threatening injuries.

Police found a 9 mm round and 45 auto rounds at the scene. Police do have some people of interest.

After the shooting, there was a high-speed chase that ended in a crash off of Highway 412.

The driver got out of the vehicle and ran through a cornfield, according to Chief Brown.

The driver has not been identified.

The motive of the shooting is unclear. Police are still investigating.

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