One dead and another injured after Route 3 shooting near Granite City


GRANITE CITY, Ill. – A portion of Route 3 at Bissell was closed near Granite City, Illinois Monday morning after a man died and another was injured after a shooting. The investigation into the deadly incident had the road closed for hours.

Police say officers were called to the area at around 2:00 am for a report of gunshots. They found two people with injuries from the shooting and took them to a hospital in St. Louis.

Ahmaad Nunley, 30, died from his injuries. The other victim has not been identified and is still being treated at the hospital.

Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX Helicopter was over the scene. Officers placed evidence markers around a vehicle that stopped on the highway.

The Major Case Squad of Greater St. Louis has been called in to help with the investigation. There are no suspects in custody at this time.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident, please contact the Major Case Squad at 1-618-876-9027 ext. 1104. 

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