Authorities in Godfrey are investigating a reported shooting that took place early Monday in the 7700 block of Redbird Lane. The shooting incident took place around 1:00am yesterday, injuring one man who was treated and released for a gunshot wound to his ankle. Police are investigating but have not made any arrests.
The victim told Madison County Sheriff’s Department detectives that he drove to a home on Redbird Land when two masked men walked toward him and began firing guns. Madison County Sheriff’s Department Captain Mike Dixon tells The Big Z police found evidence of gunfire at the scene and a bullet hole in the home and vehicle of a neighbor.
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Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Madison County Sheriff’s Office at 692-4433 or the anonymous tip line at 296-3000.