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Police are investigating after a man was shot early Monday morning on Doris Avenue in Cahokia.
Police were dispatched to the 2100 block of Doris Avenue to investigate a report of a shooting at 1:15 a.m. Police located multiple shell casings at the scene.
When police arrived on scene , they found a man with a bullet wounds. He is believed to about 20 years old, Cahokia Police Lt. Ben Callahan said. He was taken to St. Louis University Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Callahan said the victim was treated and released from the hospital.
Callahan said police do not know a motive for the shooting and they have not identified the gunman. He said police continue to investigating the shooting.