JENNINGS, Mo. – A gunman shot an innocent bystander Saturday evening near a gas station in Jennings, police say.

The shooting happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 9100 block of Halls Ferry Road.

Investigators say several people were involved in an altercation that eventually led to shots fired. A man considered to be an innocent bystander was shot at least once.

The victim was rushed to a hospital for treatment, though his injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

The St. Louis County Police Department is handling the investigation. If you have any information to pass along regarding the shooting, contact county police at 636-529-8210 or CrimeStoppers at 1-866-371-TIPS (8477).