Shooting investigation underway in Jefferson Co., IL - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Shooting investigation underway in Jefferson Co., IL

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
JEFFERSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

A man is in the hospital after he was shot in the neck in Belle Rive.

According to Jefferson County Sheriff Travis Allen, officers responded to a home on Abbott Lane just before 7 Tuesday night.

The victim, a 20-year-old man, had been shot in the neck.

He was taken to a St. Louis hospital where is reportedly in stable condition.

Investigators have not said how the victim was shot or if there is a search underway for a suspect.

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