Police looking for suspects in recent shooting

Murphysboro Police officers met with 25-year-old Joshua Wood at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital early Monday morning.

Wood was being treated for a gunshot wound to his hand.

Wood told officers that just after 2:00 a.m., two people he didn’t know entered his home and a confrontation began between him and one of the subjects.

Wood said the subject had a handgun, which discharged and hit his hand.

Both of the suspects ran away from the home.

Wood was treated and release from the hospital.

Anyone with information on the incident should contact the Murphysboro Police Department at (618) 684-2122.

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