Alton — A 23 year old suspect is recovering from a gunshot wound following a shooting.
The incident happened shortly after 1PM. Police say multiple gunshots were fired near Moorfield and Monte Cristo.
According to investigators, the incident stemmed from an ongoing dispute with family members.
The victim was shot in his lower leg and he has not been identified however the suspect is facing aggravated assault charges.
Police recovered a handgun from the scene and the case remains under investigation.