Man arrested after robbery in Cape Girardeau

Steven Paul Martin-King (Source: Cape Girardeau Police Dept.)
Steven Paul Martin-King (Source: Cape Girardeau Police Dept.)

By Heartland News

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau Police arrested a man accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint in her home early Sunday morning.

Steven Paul Martin-King, 26, of Cape Girardeau is charged with Class A felony of robbery in the first degree.

A woman called police shortly after 1 a.m. August 28 saying a man knocked on her door and when she asked who it was answered "Mike".  When the woman opened the door, the suspect forced his way in and pointed a handgun at her head demanding money, according to police.

Police say the suspect took the woman's wallet with cash and her cell phone.

Martin-King was arrested on $100,000 bond.

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