Two Sikeston shootings reported 10 minutes apart; both victims shot in leg

Two Sikeston shooting reported 10 minutes apart; both victims shot in leg

SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - According to Sikeston Department of Public Safety (DPS) Chief Jim McMillen, two shootings were reported in Sikeston just 10 minutes apart.

Both victims were shot in the leg.

At around 3:47 p.m., police learned of a 58 year-old man who had been shot in the leg.

The man had gone to a home at 104 Monte Circle.

Then, at around 3:57 p.m., police learned of a 26 year-old who was also shot in the leg.

This victim had gone to a home at 917 Lora, just 0.4 miles from the first report.

Police are still investigating whether the shootings are related, and are looking for the location of where shootings took place.

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