Tommy Joe Davis III who was wanted for the shooting earlier today at 523 Olive Street has been arrested in Illinois and is in custody.
Original Post from News Release:
Avoid Amblewood: Police Seeking Shooting Incident Suspect
On Wednesday, June 4 at approximately 5:03 a.m. the Cape Girardeau Police Department responded to 523 Olive Street in reference to a male subject who had been shot in the stomach. When officers arrived they spoke with subjects on the scene and received information about a possible suspect. At this time officers are in the area of 1300 Amblewood Street where they believe the suspect may be located. The Police Department asks that everyone avoid the area until this incident is resolved. The victim was transferred to a local hospital by ambulance with a serious injury. The Cape Girardeau Police are continuing to investigate this incident and more information will be released at a later time.