2 shot in New Madrid County; investigation underway

2 shot in New Madrid County; investigation underway
Published: May. 16, 2017 at 3:22 PM CDT|Updated: May. 16, 2017 at 3:51 PM CDT
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HOWARDVILLE, MO (KFVS) - A shooting investigation is underway in New Madrid County, Missouri on Tuesday, May 16.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, troopers are assisting the New Madrid County Sheriff's Department with a shooting in Howardville.

Emergency responders on the scene said two people were shot.

According to the New Madrid County sheriff, one person was treated and transferred to a Memphis, Tenn. hospital. The other person was treated and released.

Investigators said they do not believe the injuries to be life-threatening.

The sheriff said the shooter is still on the run.

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