ROGERSVILLE, Mo.- Four law enforcement agencies are investigating an officer-involved shooting from Thursday afternoon.
According to Webster County Sheriff Roye Cole, deputies responded to a domestic incident at a home on Highway B just north of Rogersville around 3 p.m.
A press release states deputies were trying to serve an ex parte when the subject refused to cooperate with deputies and barricaded himself in the home. Sheriff Cole says a long standoff took place and the suspect came out holding an AR-15 and fired at officers.
The deputies returned fire and shot the suspect.
The Sheriff says the suspect was taken to the hospital in serious but stable condition; no officers were injured in the shooting.
Sheriff Cole says this is a “highly volatile and dangerous situation,” and the investigation is still on-going.
The four agencies investigating are the Greene, Lawrence, Webster County Sheriff’s Offices and the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the four agencies are part of a Sheriffs’ Critical Incident Team.