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Cape Girardeau shooting may be related to home invasion

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

An early morning shooting in Cape Girardeau may be linked to a home invasion and shooting in East Cape Girardeau.

According to Cape Girardeau police, the shooting in Cape Girardeau happened around 3:30 a.m. at Middle and Themis streets in the parking area behind a car wash.

The victim is a male and was shot in the back and taken by ambulance to the hospital.

Alexander County Sheriff Tim Brown says a home invasion and shooting in East Cape Girardeau might be connected to this.

There have been no arrests made and there is no word on a suspect but interviews are being performed on persons of interest.

Police say they don't believe this is a random shooting.

Stay with Heartland News on air and at kfvs12.com for updates.

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