Two hospitalized after Farmington shooting, stabbing incident

25 News / Heart of Illinois ABC
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Published: Nov. 27, 2021 at 4:57 PM CST
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FARMINGTON (25 NEWS) - Two men were hospitalized after a stabbing and shooting in rural Farmington early Saturday morning.

The Fulton County Sheriff’s Department says deputies found one male with gunshot wounds and another with stab wounds. This happened around 2 a.m. at a home in the Farmington area. Both were transported by Life Flight to OSF in Peoria.

Contacted by phone Saturday afternoon, the Sheriff’s Department would not provide the address where the incident occurred.

Five agencies assisted the Sheriff’s Department including Illinois State Police and officers from both the Farmington and Canton Police Departments. The Fulton County Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating the incident.

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