Woman Wounded in Officer-Involved Shooting in Missouri
Authorities say a woman has been wounded in an officer-involved shooting in central Missouri.
The Cooper County Sheriff's Office said in a Facebook post that the shooting happened around 12:40 a.m. Wednesday after Boonville police began pursuing a vehicle. The post says the fleeing driver kept going after gunfire erupted in the Prairie Home area. The pursuit ended near the Cooper-Moniteau county line when the suspects were taken into custody.
The post says a 21-year-old man is in custody and that a 34-year-old woman was taken to a Columbia hospital. The post didn't provide details about the extent of the woman's injuries or the shooting. No officers were seriously injured.