Woman shot Wednesday in critical condition

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Department is investigating a shooting that occurred shortly after noon Wednesday, which has left a woman in critical condition.

The incident occurred at a residence on Harlan Road, just outside of the St. Robert city limits.

A suspect was arrested shortly after the shooting happened and is currently being held at the Pulaski County Jail.

The names of the victim and suspect had not been released as of press time Wednesday night.

This is the second shooting to take place in the St. Robert area in three days.

The first shooting that occurred Monday morning at the Alpine Haus Motel on Old Route 66 in St. Robert took the life of Laila D. Carpenter, 33, of St. Robert.

Memorial Chapels and Crematory in Waynesville/St. Robert is handling her funeral arrangements.

No new information in the fatal incident was available by the time The Rolla Daily News went to press.