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Woman shot at nightclub in Caruthersville

Tishaun Carter Tishaun Carter
A woman suffered injuries after being shot at while at The Spot Dance Club in Caruthersville early Friday morning.

According to the Caruthersville Police Department, when officers arrived on scene they found a 23-year-old woman with a gunshot to her wrist.

She was transported to the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital where she was treated and later released.

Witnesses told police the shooter left the scene in a car.

Using descriptions from those witnesses, police found the car and conducted a traffic stop for traffic violations.

The driver and passenger matched witness descriptions.

After questioning the suspect, officers arrested Tishaun Carter,23 of Kennett.

Carter was charged with 2nd degree assault, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon.

According to the police department, Carter was given no bond pending a court appearance.

The incident is still under investigation.

Police are asking if you have any information about other shooters to call them at 573-333-2121.

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