(Jefferson County) Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 13000 block of Highway CC, south of Festus Thursday afternoon in reference to a possible shooting at an apartment.
Sheriff’s office spokesman Grant Bissell says the shooting was called in around 12:20pm.
That’s when things escalated according to Bissell.
The suspect is a 30-year-old man from De Soto. The victim is a 40-year-old man from High Ridge.
The name of the suspect has not been released pending formal chargers from the Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office.