Officer involved shooting south of Festus

(Jefferson County) A Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy was involved in a shooting this (Wednesday) morning south of Festus. Sheriff Dave Marshak says the incident began a little before 8 o’clock this morning near the intersection of Highway TT and Highway AA.

The name of the suspect has not been released and has sustained non-life threatening injuries after being shot in the shoulder. There were no injuries to the Sheriff’s Deputy.