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One wanted, two arrested for attempted murder in Gladstone

A 911 call led a deputy to a gunshot victim who had been shot multiple times in the torso.
Credit: Terrance Clopton, image from the Henderson County Sheriff's Dept.

GLADSTONE, Ill. — Two people are in custody and a third is wanted for attempted murder after someone was shot several times, according to the Henderson County Sheriff's Department. 

A 911 call around 1:15 p.m. on New Year's Eve 2020 led a deputy to the injured person, "who had been shot several times in rural Gladstone," read a statement from Chief Deputy Matthew J. Link. 

The injured person, who had been shot in the torso, was taken to a nearby hospital where he was listed in stable condition. 

Investigators arrested to 36-year-old Lora Roberts and 41-year-old Larry Roberts in connection, said Link.  Both were charged with attempted murder and home invasion; they were held in the Henderson County Jail. 

A warrant was issued for a third person, 36-year-old Terrance L. Clopton for attempted murder and aggravated battery. 

If you have any information on Clopton's whereabouts, you're asked to call Henderson County Crime Stoppers at 877-867-6202.

Credit: Lora Roberts, image from the Henderson County Sheriff's Dept.
Credit: Larry Roberts, image from the Henderson County Sheriff's Dept.