Man injured in shooting inside vehicle on Sikeston Walmart parking lot

A man was shot in the leg in a vehicle on the Sikeston Walmart parking lot.
Published: Nov. 27, 2022 at 5:59 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 27, 2022 at 7:28 PM CST
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SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - A man was injured in a shooting inside a vehicle on the parking at Sikeston Walmart.

According to the Sikeston Department of Public Safety, it happened around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 27.

A 19-year-old man from Pemiscot County was taken to an area hospital after being shot in the leg.

Officers say the weapon used was recovered.

At this point in the investigation, officers say they believe three people drove to the store from Pemiscot County and bought some merchandise before the shooting. They said the shooting took place inside the vehicle by one of the three occupants.

They said at no time was there any incident inside the store, and they have no reason to believe anyone else was involved.