Police called to gunshots fired, 1 injured at Missouri Park in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Police called to gunshots fired, 1 injured at Missouri Park in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Police are investigating an incident at Missouri Park in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

Police were called to the park shortly before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21. It is at the corner of Park Drive and Fountain Street.

According to Cape Girardeau Police Sgt. Joey Hann, dispatch received a call of multiple gunshots fired in the 300 block of N. Park Drive.

One caller said a person was shot, but would not offer anymore details.

Officers responded and found a passenger car with bullet holes and .22 shell casings nearby. Evidence markers were seen the park.

Police then received a call of a gunshot victim at an area hospital. The victim has non-life threatening injuries and was driven from the scene of the apparent shooting by a private vehicle.

Investigators are speaking with the victim to get more information, but police say he was not providing any information.

Stay with Heartland News for updates on this developing story.

Police were called to the park shortly before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21 (Source: Don Fraizer, KFVS)
Police were called to the park shortly before 3 p.m. on Wednesday, August 21 (Source: Don Fraizer, KFVS)

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