Domestic assault call leads to meth bust

Travis Moore (Source: Cape Girardeau Police Dept.)
Travis Moore (Source: Cape Girardeau Police Dept.)

By Heartland News

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - A domestic assault call to police leads to a meth bust.

The Cape Girardeau Police Department says they received a call around 7 a.m. to Henderson St. with a woman claiming she had been beaten and raped.

Police caught up with Travis Moore, 37, and tried to talk to him. Police say he ran away. When police searched the suspect they found a prescription bottle with another person's name on it. Police also found a tote bag with a mobile meth lab.

When searching the home where the attack allegedly took place, officers found a second meth lab.

Moore faces seven charges including forcible sodomy, sexual assault, domestic assault 2nd degree, attempting to/or possessing a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, and resisting arrest.

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