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1 shot in the neck in Saline County

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UPDATED: FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 22,2017 2:40 p.m.

ELDORADO -- Saline County deputies have arrested two people after Wednesday night's shooting near Eldorado. 

A 16-year-old juvenile faces robbery and attempted murder charges.

Wesley T. Mayberry, 19, faces robbery and obstruction of justice.

Saline County deputies haven't released any additional details about what led to the shooting.

ORIGINAL STORY

ELDORADO -- Multiple agencies are investigating after a man got shot in the neck in Saline County.

It happened around 11 p.m. Wednesday at a home on Dewey Road.

Deputies say the victim, Adam Smith, 33, of Broughton, went to Ferrell Hospital in Eldorado. A medical helicopter then flew Smith to Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.

At last check Smith was in serious condition.

The circumstances that led to the shooting are still unknown.

Illinois State Police and the Eldorado Police Department are assisting the Saline County Sheriff's Department with the investigation.
 

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