Arrest Made in East Cape Girardeau Shooting

Arrest Made in East Cape Girardeau Shooting

An arrest has been made in the East Cape Girardeau shooting that left one hospitalized earlier this month. According to a report from Cape Girardeau Police, Merced Martinez of Cape Girardeau was arrested early Saturday morning in connection to the September 13th shooting that happened near the intersection of Route 146 and Brookwood Drive. Martinez was matched with surveillance footage from the incident. The Alexander County Sheriff’s Department and The Illinois State Police aided Cape Girardeau Police in their investigation. 3 others are still wanted in relation to the incident.