PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. – A Dixon teen was charged Thursday for shooting another man in the face.
According to the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office, Douglas Austin Bacon, 18, of Dixon, is facing charges of first-degree assault and armed criminal action for the Wednesday night incident.
The victim has been identified as 20-year-old Robert Stewart.
According to statements collected by the sheriff’s office, Bacon, Stewart and a third person were arguing over some property.
As the dispute escalated, Bacon and possibly another man pulled a weapon on Stewart, according to the sheriff’s office.
Stewart attempted to flee the scene riding a stolen ATV, but was shot in the face, causing serious injuries.
Stewart is currently at a Springfield hospital listed in critical condition.
Bacon is being held in the Pulaski County Jail with a bond of $1 million.
An investigation is ongoing, with future arrests possible.
PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. -- One man is seriously injured and two others are in custody after an overnight shooting in Pulaski County.
According to Pulaski County Sheriff Ron Long, the shooting happened around 11:00 p.m. on Crest Drive just west of Dixon, Mo.
The 20 year old victim was taken to a trauma center in Springfield.
Details of the shooting have not yet been released.
Copyright 2016 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.