Man wounded after officer-involved shooting in Metro East - KMOV.com

Man wounded after officer-involved shooting in Metro East

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(KMOV.com) – Police said a man was hospitalized after a police officer shot him Saturday morning.

Police said the incident occurred close to 2:30 a.m. in the 300 block of Riggin Road. According to authorities a man with a gun threatened officers who responded to a disturbance call. Police said an officer then shot the man; he was later taken to a hospital.

Illinois State Police said the investigation in ongoing.

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