Springfield Police: 1 man arrested after morning shooting

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — Springfield Police arrested Jeramy Jones after a shooting happened on Cook Street early Sunday morning.

Officers said they were sent to Dirty South, 1231 E. Cook Street in a respond to reported fights. When they arrived at the scene, they heard gun shots and found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.

According to the police, they arrested Jeramy Jones at about 5:00 p.m. The 28-year-old man was located in the 2000 block of Marland Street. He was arrested for attempt murder, aggravated battery with firearm, and possession of a weapon by a felon.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the Springfield Police Department at 217.788.8311 or Sangamon/Menard County Crime Stoppers at 217.788.8427.

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