12/9 Spanish Street Incident Update

On 12/9/2011 at approximately 3:50pm a warrant was issued for Ryan P. Harkey, a 23 year old male from Jackson, MO, for A Felony of murder in the second degree and felony armed criminal action. The bond has been set at $250,000 with several conditions regarding bond. The charges stem from an altercation that occurred around 1:00 am on 12/9/2011 near 36 N. Spanish where Jerry D. Conrad died from multiple stab wounds. Harkey is currently in the custody of Cape Girardeau Police Department but will be transported to the Cape Girardeau Sheriff’s Department at a later time.