One person was killed and three others were critically injured Saturday morning in a shooting at a convenience store in southern Missouri, The Associated Press reports.
Oregon County Sheriff Eric King said around 5:15 a.m. officers were alerted when a clerk inside a Snappy Mart convenience store in Koshkonong, a town near the Arkansas border called 911 after a suspect walked into the store and started firing with a handgun.
The suspect was arrested hours later in neighboring Howell County. Police believed he acted alone. King confirmed that that the suspect knew at least one of the victims in the shooting
Three of the victims, including the person who died, were from out of state, police say.
The three injured in the shooting remain in critical condition at a Springfield hospital.