MT. VERNON – Mt. Vernon police responded to a double shooting Monday afternoon that sent two individuals to an area hospital, according to Mt. Vernon Police Chief Trent Page.
Police were called around 3:20 p.m. Monday afternoon to the 1700 block of S. 12th St. on a report of a person having been shot.
One shooting victim was reportedly located at the South 12th St. location with another reportedly in the 1100 block of Gilbert Ave.
Two black male suspects were possibly seen in a black Nissan Ultima with Missouri plates.
The victims’ conditions are unknown and no further information is available at this time.