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One person injured, suspect in custody after Cape Girardeau shooting

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CAPE GIRARDEAU (WSIL) -- Cape Girardeau Police are investigating a shooting that left one person injured.

Just before 10:30 a.m. Friday, Cape officers were dispatched to the area of Cape Meadows for a report of a shooting.

Officers found a man who was struck in the lower torso by gunfire. An officer administered medical care, through the use of a tourniquet, and received a description of the suspect.

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Additional offers located the suspect leaving the area and immediately arrested him.

The investigation is active and ongoing.

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Kenzie Dillow

Kenzie Dillow is the Social Media and Digital Content Manager at News 3 WSIL. She joined the team in 2016 as a video editor, moved into a Producer role in 2017 and took over the SMDCM position in 2021. Kenzie graduated from SIU Carbondale in 2016 with a Bachelor’s in Sports Broadcasting and a minor in Advertising.

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