Shooting near Sarcoxie under investigation

Feb. 11—A shooting Saturday afternoon west of Sarxocie left one person injured, according to the Jasper County Sheriff's Department.

At 3:34 p.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to 5859 Citrus Lane in reference to a shooting outside a residence.

According to a statement, it was determined that a 35 year-old male had been shot in the arm during an altercation. He was transported to a nearby hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The suspect has been identified but not yet located, the sheriff's department said; the victim and suspect are acquaintances.

The investigation is ongoing.