Mt. Vernon Police Investigate Weekend Shooting

Mt. Vernon, Ill. – Police are looking for any possible suspects in a weekend shooting in Mt. Vernon.

Mt. Vernon Police say the shooting happened on the 700 block of south 21st Street around 8:15 Saturday night. 29-year-old Karey Richardson of Mt. Vernon suffered a non-life threatening wound to her leg.

No descriptions of any suspects were given.

Anyone with information should contact Mt. Vernon police at (618) 242-2727.