Police release surveillance photos of saloon shooting suspect

Photos of the Alton shooting suspect.
Photos of the Alton shooting suspect.

Alton police officers have released surveillance photos of a suspect wanted in connection with the shooting of a 24-year-old man at the Riverside Saloon at 2910 E. Broadway in Alton at about 2:01 a.m. Saturday.

Investigators are asking anyone who recognizes the suspect to contact them at 618-463-3505 Option 8, or the anonymous tip hotline at 618-465-5948, the department announced on its Facebook page.

“Please do not confront the suspect if located, as he is considered armed and dangerous,” the news released stated.

Additional details about either the victim or suspect have not been released.