Police searching for suspect in Jefferson City shooting

A warrant was issued for a man in connection to a shooting Saturday evening in Jefferson City. (KRCG 13)

Officers were searching for a suspect accused of shooting another man Saturday evening in Jefferson City.

Police said Dana R. Day, a 28-year-old Jefferson City resident, was wanted for first degree assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

Jefferson City police responded to 227 N. Ventura Ave. at about 6 p.m. Saturday after receiving calls reporting a man had been shot.

One caller said the male victim was lying at the end of Ventura Avenue and had been shot in the roadway. The victim, 24-year-old Tre J. Connor of Jefferson City, was seriously injured in the shooting.

Police ask that anyone with information contact the Jefferson City Police Department at 573-634-6400 or anonymously through CrimeStoppers at 659-TIPS.

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