MOUNT VERNON — Mt. Vernon Police Chief Trent Page confirms his department is investigating a double shooting Monday afternoon in Mt. Vernon that sent two people to an area hospital.
One shooting victim was reportedly located at the South 12th Street location and another was reportedly located a few blocks away at a location in the 1100 block of Gilbert Avenue.
Two black male suspects were possibly seen in a black Nissan Ultima with Missouri plates.
The victims were reportedly transported to area hospitals. Their conditions are unknown at this time and no further information is available at this time.