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Suspects arrested in Blytheville shooting extradited to Arkansas

Israel Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Israel Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Randy Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Randy Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Antonio Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Antonio Rocha (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Raymond Juneraick (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Raymond Juneraick (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Adam Rocha (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink) Adam Rocha (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A search of three homes in Blytheville leads to the arrest of three people in Missouri connected to a shooting on Monday, June 11.

According to the Blytheville Police Department, three search warrants were executed on homes Tuesday, June 12 in the 100-block of Dougan, 900-block of Illinois, and 100-block of Lancaster streets.

Adam Rocha, 26, of Blytheville was arrested. Police said he was the 5th suspect in the case.

During the search, detectives learned that Antonio, Randy, and Israel Rocha fled to the Poplar Bluff area.

With the help of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Butler County Sheriff’s Office, Southeast Missouri Drug Task Force, and Sikeston Police Department Special Operations Group, a search warrant was executed on a home the Poplar Bluff area.

Randy, Antonio, and Israel Rocha were arrested. They've been brought back to Arkansas for their probable cause hearing. A judge in Mississippi County set their bond at $500,000 each. 

Adam Rocha appeared in court last week and his bond was set at $500,000.

Randy Rocha, Antonio Rocha, Israel Rocha, Adam Rocha, and Raymond Juneraick all face one count of first-degree murder, two counts of first-degree battery, one count of manslaughter, terroristic act, and engaging in violent criminal group activity, which is an enhancement to all charges for criminal gangs.

Region 8 News will have more information as details emerge. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for up to the minute updates.

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