Alton Police Department Investigating Shooting Monday Afternoon

ALTON – Alton Police Department responded to the area of Ridge Street at Quincy Court at around 4:35 p.m. Monday for a report of someone shot. 

Alton Police officers immediately responded and located a 27-year-old male who had been injured by gunfire. He was taken to a local hospital by the Alton Fire Department and then transferred to a St. Louis area hospital for further treatment.

 Preliminary information suggests that this is not a random act of violence. The suspect fled the scene in a vehicle.

Alton Police Department Investigation Division is handling the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call 618-463-3505 Ext 634. 

Chris Rhodes
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