Suspect arrested in shooting near apartments in Belleville
Update: The Belleville Police Department has announced an arrest in the shooting that occurred Monday in the 7700 block of West Main. Police arrested the male suspect without incident at an apartment in east Belleville. The suspect has not been charged and is being held in custody at the Belleville Police Department.
BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Belleville police are working a shooting that happened in the 7000 block of West Main around 1:30 pm Monday. Police say they were summoned to the area for a report of shots fired.
Upon arrival, officers found a man near some apartments shot in his lower extremities. The victim was transported to a local hospital.
An investigation is ongoing.