Pulaski County Sheriff's Department
TO: All Media
FROM: Sheriff Ronald Long
DATE: June 05, 2014
REF: Shooting – North Pulaski County
A late night shooting in northern Pulaski County has left a 20 year old man critically injured. At approximately 11:00 PM Wednesday evening, the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a man being shot on Crest Drive, just a few miles west of Dixon. Upon arrival, deputies discovered the young victim, who was suffering from at least one gunshot wound. The victim was initially taken to General Leonard Wood Army Hospital and later transferred to a trauma center in Springfield.
Two individuals were subsequently arrested by County Deputies and are being held in the Pulaski County Jail. Formal charges are expect to be filed against the suspects later this date.
Sheriff Ronald Long