Marshall Man Facing Formal Charges In Connection To Boonville Shooting

A Marshall man is facing formal charges of First Degree Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Armed Criminal Action in the shooting of two people in Boonville on Wednesday.

Derrick Young was charged by the Cooper County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office yesterday (Thursday).

The 2 people involved in the shooting both were taken to the University Hospital for treatment.

One person is in serious to critical condition while the other person has been released from the hospital.

Both victims are expected to survive.

Police say there are no other suspects at this time.