Illinois state trooper shot while executing a warrant in East St. Louis

Illinois State Police say a trooper has been shot while enforcing a search warrant in East St. Louis.


State police reported the shooting on Twitter but didn’t disclose the trooper’s condition Friday. TV stations showed a large police presence in the area.

Several arrests have reportedly been made.


The trooper’s condition is unknown at this time.


This is a developing story. Check back for details.