Alton Police and other emergency personnel responded to a shooting incident at Gordon Moore Park on Monday.  Police say a man apparently shot himself while sitting at the gazebo at the rose garden around 9:30am.  The man is hospitalized in St. Louis.

Police report a city employee was cutting weeds when he noticed the man sitting at the gazebo.  The employee moved to another area of the rose garden, then heard a gunshot, saw the victim, and called 9-1-1.  


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