FRANKLIN COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - A man is accused of shooting and stabbing his mother in rural Thompsonville, Illinois.
According to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a report of a domestic violence incident on Thursday, March 1 at 4:38 p.m.
Jeffrey R. Herrell, 32, was arrested on charges of aggravated battery with a firearm and attempted first-degree murder charges.
Deputies say there are tentative charges pending review by the Franklin County State's Attorney's Office.
According to the sheriff's office, the victim is Herrell's 52-year-old mother. Deputies said she had life-threatening gunshot and stab wounds.
She was treated by EMS and Thompsonville fire first responders then airlifted to an out-of-state hospital. They said her condition is unknown at this time.
The investigation is ongoing.