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Shootout in Red Bud Leaves One Person Dead, Police Officer Injured

RED BUD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State Police are investigating after an early morning shootout left one person dead and a police officer injured in southwestern Illinois.

Police in Red Bud responded to a call of gunfire around 1:40 a.m. Sunday. Police allege a male suspect shot an officer and a second officer fatally shot the male. The injured police officer was shot in the calf and released from the hospital.

Further details were not released.