Suspect in custody after shooting in Franklin County - KMOV.com

Suspect in custody after shooting in Franklin County

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ST. CLAIR, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

One person is in custody following a shooting in St. Clair that left one person seriously injured. 

On Sunday, police were called to the 400 block of Hickory Street in St. Clair, where officers found a 24-year-old male who appeared to be suffering from a severe injury to the face. 

The victim said that he had been shot by a man who then fled the scene. After getting the suspect's name from the victim, SWAT officers located and arrested the suspect, a 23-year-old male, at a Casey's General Store in St. Clair. 

The victim was taken to a St. Louis-area hospital, and is said to be in serious condition. The investigation is ongoing. 

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