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Police investigating Saturday night shooting in SFC
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Police investigating Saturday night shooting in SFC

Police investigating Saturday night shooting in SFC

Authorities investigate a reported shooting incident at a gathering on Highway OO that left one person injured on Saturday night.

An investigation is under way after a reported shooting at a gathering in St. Francois County on Saturday night.

According to the St. Francois County Sheriff's Department, an altercation occurred at a gathering of several people on Highway OO near Highway DD, south of Farmington.

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The disagreement reportedly escalated and several shots were fired, wounding one of the people.

Sheriff Dan Bullock said the gunshot victim was taken to Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. The sheriff noted the victim's condition was not yet confirmed, but he said he believed the person sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

Bullock said St. Francois County detectives and officers were conducting interviews and collecting evidence Sunday afternoon.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

Bobby Radford is a reporter for the Daily Journal. He can be reached at


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