Charleston DPS investigating after 19-year-old shot

Charleston DPS investigating after 19-year-old shot

CHARLESTON, MO (KFVS) - The director of the Charleston Department of Public Safety says the department is investigating a shooting that happened on Sunday morning.

According to DPS Director Robert E. Hearnes, around 10 a.m. Sunday the DPS received a call of a shooting on Sy Williams Blvd. near the intersection of Vine Street in Charleston, Missouri.

Officers at the scene found Jadarius McCain, 19, of Charleston, Missouri, with an apparent gunshot wound.

Hearnes says McCain was taken to a local hospital in stable condition.

There are no suspects right now, according to Hearnes.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Charleston DPS at 573-683-3737.

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