MOUNT CARMEL — Wabash County Sheriff Derek Morgan confirmed two people were treated in connection with a shooting incident in the 100 block of Hackberry Street in Bellmont late Thursday night.

Morgan said the investigation is ongoing and more information will be released when it becomes available. He said deputies and Illinois State Police responded to the 911 call regarding a shooting in the 100 block of Hackberry Street at 11:26 p.m. Thursday, where one person was treated at the scene and another flown to an Evansville area hospital, then later released.


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