Shooting at Poplar Bluff medical center injures one

A Poplar Bluff man has been arrested for allegedly shooting another Poplar Bluff man at a medical center.

The Poplar Bluff Police Department says Wednesday evening officers were called to the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center Behavioral Health Unit on reports on a shooting.

52-year-old Mitchell Dugger of Poplar Bluff was taken to the emergency room for treatment of his injuries. His condition is unknown at this time.

Police say the victim was shot during a confrontation between family members.

Officers arrested 58-year-old Eddie Skorcz and took him to Butler County Jail.

He was charged with assault, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon.

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