Greene County deputies investigate shooting near Springfield

NEAR SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Greene County deputies say a man was shot multiple times in a shooting Monday morning near Springfield city limits.

The shooting happened in the 3700 block of West Roxbury. That is north of James River and Scenic Avenue

Deputies say the victim suffered life-threatening injuries. The shooter remains on the run. Police believe this is not a random shooting. Police have been at that home. Police say a woman called 911 to report hearing shots in her neighborhood.

Greene County's mobile crime unit is on the scene.