Morning shooting on JC's east end ... one in custody

The shooting happened at the corner of W. Dunklin and Washington Streets.

Jefferson City Police take one person into custody for a shots fired incident earlier today on the city's east side. 

It was around 9:30 this morning when officers were called to an area near Hawthorn Bank on W. Dunklin Street.  

Police have released little information but say the male suspect, who was on foot, fired shots at a vehicle driving through the area.  The vehicle sustained damage but no injuries were reported.

Police say the victim and multiple witnesses were able to identify the suspect who fled the area.  But police were able to locate him and arrest him a couple of blocks away.