Authorities said a person was shot overnight during a possible burglary in Peosta.

That person, whose name has not been released, was taken by ambulance to MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center and was in stable condition as of about 8:15 a.m., according to the Dubuque County Sheriff's Department.

A press release states that the sheriff's department, Peosta police, Iowa State Patrol and Centralia-Peosta Fire Department responded to the apartment complex at 110 Peterson Drive just after midnight "for a possible burglary in progress with one subject being shot."

The release states that the person who fired the shot and the person who was shot "share a mutual acquaintance." Authorities also did not release the name of the person who fired the shot.

The incident remains under investigation.