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Cape Girardeau man found guilty of murder

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Steven Lee Williams (Source: Cape Girardeau PD) Steven Lee Williams (Source: Cape Girardeau PD)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

A man has been found guilty of second degree murder.

Steven Lee Williams, 36, of Cape Girardeau was convicted in the shooting death of Darcus Purl.

Investigators say the two men were fighting over a woman in when Williams shot Purl in 2012. It happened near Locust and Sprigg streets.

Williams was arrested after he was shot in the legs and taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Williams will be sentenced in July 2014.

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