Shooting investigation underway near Cairo, IL - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Shooting investigation underway near Cairo, IL

CAIRO, IL (KFVS) -

Authorities are investigating after a 34-year-old man was shot in Future City, Illinois, just outside of Cairo on Tuesday evening, Oct. 7.

According to Alexander County Sheriff Tim Brown, Christopher Nelson was shot multiple times.

He was taken to the hospital, but his condition is unknown at this time.

The sheriff said they have questioned a few people and want to talk with the victim to learn more about what happened.

He said no one was in custody and they do not have any suspects yet.

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