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Afternoon update: Police investigate shooting in Sikeston

Police are investigating a Tuesday morning shooting in Sikeston. Police are investigating a Tuesday morning shooting in Sikeston.
Devonte Johnson is accused of a nightclub murder in Charleston (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office). Devonte Johnson is accused of a nightclub murder in Charleston (Source: Mississippi Co. Sheriff's Office).

Good afternoon.

Neighbors on one Sikeston street are concerned after a Scott County man is accused of shooting 24 rounds from a high powered weapon Tuesday morning at a car and house in Morehouse.

Seventy to 75 dogs were removed from a property in Ripley County Wednesday morning. We will have reaction tonight from the sheriff, prosecutor and the family involved.

The teenager accused of a Charleston nightclub murder made his first appearance in court Wednesday.

City officials in Paducah are altering two ordinances in order to allow guns in city parks.

Julia Bruck reports that UMWA hospital in West Frankfort is schedule for demolition early next week.

Crystal Britt reports from a Cape Girardeau County that held billions of gallons of water this spring. Federal and state officials are asking how to keep that much water out, and what to do if and when there's a next time.

Arnold Wyrick talks to one southern Illinois family that is concerned over "designated" bus-stops, and how far their small children have to walk home in the country.

Laura Wibbenmeyer says there is a chance for pop-up showers tonight, mainly in the northeast counties of the Heartland.

With Hurricane Irene headed for the US east coast, the Cape Girardeau Red Cross is sending crews to North Carolina to help folks out.

Chad Fryman says the SIU Salukis are preparing hard for their gridiron match-up with the Southeast Redhawks.

Have a great evening,

James Long
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