Additional details are emerging in an officer involved shooting July 2nd in Ralls County.
Former Center City Clerk Tracey Ray is identified as the suspect. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that Ralls County deputies were called to the Spencer Creek area shortly before 11:30 p-m on July 2nd. Gunfire was exchanged. A woman was injured and was taken to a hospital in St. Louis. Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie and a deputy were treated and released at a local hospital following the incident.

Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway announced plans July 3rd to audit the City of Center in response to a complaint to the auditor’s Whistleblower Hotline and an investigation by the Public Corruption and Fraud Division of the auditor’s office. The Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control is also conducting an investigation.