Farmington, MO man charged with murder

FARMINGTON, MO (KFVS) - A man from Farmington, Missouri is facing a murder charge after he allegedly shot and killed his neighbor.

It happened 3:45 a.m. on Friday, October 27 on Vandiver Court.

Jesse Hubler, 35, faces charges of first-degree murder, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a firearm.

Investigators said Hubler went next door and fired seven rounds from a firearm into the home. One of those bullets hit Samuel Schulze, 41, in the chest, killing him.

St. Francois County Coroner Jim Coplin said Schulze was discovered dead inside his home on Saturday, Oct. 28.

A no-bond arrest warrant was issued for Hubler. Deputies with the St. Francois County Sheriff's Office arrested Hubler as he was being released from a hospital in Jefferson County, Missouri.

Hubler was taken to the St. Francois County Jail.

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