An 18-year old man from Eldon, MO was arrested over the weekend after allegedly shooting two people in Miller County.

A press release from the Miller County Sheriff's Office indicates that during the evening of August 17, deputies received information from Lake Regional Hospital that two patients had gunshot wounds.

After deputies arrived at the hospital, they reportedly obtained information on the crime scene location and the identity of the suspect shooter.

The shooting occurred in the area of VFW Road in Miller County. Through witness statements, a physical altercation occurred between the two victims and the suspect, that escalated to the suspect shooting the victims multiple times.

The suspect, 18-year old Devin Mckie, reportedly fled the area.

Mckie was later located and taken into custody in Cole County.

Miller County, MO Sheriff's Office