(KMOV.com) – Alton police said they are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for two shootings that occurred nearly 12 hours apart.
Police said Brandon McGee, 19, is facing charges of discharging a firearm, aggravated battery with a firearm, and unlawful possession of a weapon. Police said he fired shots from a car in the 1300 block of Taylor Street around 11:00 p.m. Monday. The bullets did not hit anyone.
Authorities said he then shot a 17-year-old man in the leg in 1900 block of Central Avenue around 12:00 p.m. Tuesday. According to police, the victim was treated at a hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
If you have any information, contact Alton police.