Poplar Bluff police investigates shooting

Poplar Bluff police investigates shooting

POPLAR BLUFF, MO (KAIT) - Poplar Bluff police are investigating a shooting.

According to the Poplar Bluff Police Department, officers responded to the 1000-block of Garfield Street in reference to that shooting.

At the scene, police learned a 29-year-old Poplar Bluff resident was taken to a local hospital by a private vehicle for non-life threatening injuries.

A suspect, Tajsh Lee of East St. Louis, Illinois has been identified.

Poplar Bluff police are asking for the public's help in finding Lee.

Police consider him armed and dangerous.

If you know of Lee's whereabouts, call Poplar Bluff police at (573) 785-5776.

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