Police confirmed the trooper was shot while executing a search warrant.
The Illinois State Police confirm a Trooper was shot during the execution of a search warrant.
The media staging area has been set at the Jackie-Kersee Center in East St. Louis.
More information will be disseminated as it becomes available.
— IllinoisStatePolice (@ILStatePolice) August 23, 2019
The trooper’s condition was not immediately available, but CBS affiliate KMOV-TV reports the trooper was taken to the hospital.
KMOV-TV spotted officers taking three people into custody Friday morning after police surrounded a home near Caseyville Avenue and 42nd Street.
This is a developing story.