An East St. Louis man has been charged in connection with a Thursday night Fairview Heights shooting.
Aaron Jordan is charged with aggravated battery/discharge of a firearm, a Class X felony.
Fairview Heights police responded to reports of possible gunshots on South Ruby Lane at 7:20 p.m. Thursday and found a person who had been shot in the leg.
Two suspects had approached the victim, an argument and scuffle broke out, and one of the suspects discharged a weapon, police said.
The St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s office reports bail was set at $50,000.