Man in stable condition, treated for multiple gunshot wounds in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Updated: Sep. 27, 2019 at 10:12 AM CDT
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CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Police and EMS were called to the scene where a man was shot in the 1400 block of North Water Street in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

It happened sometime after 8 p.m. on Thursday, September 26.

As of 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 27, there are no suspects, according to Sgt. Joey Hann with Cape Girardeau Police Department.

Hann said a man called for help with at least two, and possibly more, gunshot wounds.

The man was shot several times outside his home in the area of N. Water Street with a small caliber handgun, according to Hann. The victim ran to a neighbor’s home and asked him to call 911.

An ambulance was leaving the scene around 8:40 p.m. The victim was conscious and was being treated.

Hann said the victim was taken to a St. Louis area hospital in the early morning hours and has since been listed in stable condition.

Right now, investigators are not sure why the shooting happened.

Crime scene tape was set up at North Water and Rand. The area of the shooting was a couple of blocks from the Red Star Boat Ramp.

Multiple law enforcement were investigating.

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