Southern Illinois man faces attempted murder charge
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ill. - A southern Illinois man is charged with attempted murder following a weekend shooting.
The Southern reports that Royalton Police and Franklin County deputies arrested 48-year-old Donald Waldron. Police say Waldron fired a 9 mm semiautomatic pistol at least twice after he got into an argument with a friend.
The incident occurred Saturday night on 7th Street in Royalton. No injuries were reported.
Waldron is being held in the Franklin County Jail on $150,000 bond. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for September 4.