3 injured in Cape Girardeau shooting late Saturday night

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KBSI) – The Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad has been activated after three people were shot inside a vehicle late Saturday night in Cape Girardeau.

Cape Girardeau Police responded to the area of North Frederick and Olive Street for reports of multiple gun shots in the area just before midnight at 11:58 p.m. on Dec. 11.

When officers arrived on scene and canvassed the area they found several shell casings near this intersection.

It was determined that three victims had just been shot while they were inside their vehicle near that same intersection. All three victims were transported to a local hospital for gunshot wounds.

The victims are identified as a 28-year-old victim from Cape Girardeau who is in stable condition at a local hospital, one juvenile from Cape Girardeau who is in stable condition after being transported to a St. Louis hospital, and one 19-year-old from Cape Girardeau who is in critical condition.

The Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad has been activated and is investigating leads pertaining to this case.

The public is asked to contact the Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad or the Cape Girardeau Police Department with any information pertaining to this investigation.

  • Phone: 573-339-6621
  • Anonymous call line: 573-339-6313
  • Text “CAPEPD” to 847411
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