POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (WSIL) — Several felony arrest warrants have been issued for a man police believe may have been involved in a shooting in Poplar Bluff.
Officers responded to the 500 block of east Harper Street Saturday for a report of shots fired when they found a 35-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the chest. The victim was transported to Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center and eventually airlifted to a St. Louis hospital for further treatment.
Investigators identified Carlos James Wallace as a suspect. Wallace is wanted on charges of first-degree assault, armed criminal action, unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful possession of a firearm and other outstanding felony warrants.
Police consider Wallace to be armed and dangerous. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Poplar Bluff Police at (573) 785-5776