Shooting In McDonald County Leaves One Wounded; Charges Requested

On 08/06/2016 at approximately 0123 hours the McDonald County Sheriff’s Office and Anderson Police Department responded to 10033 State Highway 59 between Anderson and Lanagan for a shots fired call at some apartments. The shots fired became a shooting call when a victim that had been shot was located walking up 59 highway and he was then transported by Freeman Ambulance to the hospital.

The victim a 46 year old male was shot in the left forearm and also had a wound to the back of the left shoulder. The victim is recovering at the hospital with non life threatening injuries and has been interviewed by deputies.

The scene was secured and processed by deputies and evidence collected.

The suspect a white female is in custody at this time and formal charges are being requested from the McDonald County PA.