Police: Driver shot another vehicle after crash in Cape Girardeau

Police: Driver shot another vehicle after crash in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Police say a driver shot at another vehicle, hitting it, after a crash near William and West End.

According to Sgt. Joey Hann with the Cape Girardeau Police Department, it happened around 2:30 p.m. with a crash. He said the drivers of both vehicles got into an argument and one of the vehicles started to leave the scene.

Crash in Cape Girardeau led to shots fired. (Source: KFVS)
Crash in Cape Girardeau led to shots fired. (Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)

That’s when Sgt. Hann said the driver of the second vehicle, Deandra L. Patterson, retrieved a handgun from the vehicle and shot at the first vehicle as it left, hitting it.

Patterson is a 22 year old female from Cape Girardeau.

Sgt. Hann said Patterson, who fired the shots, was found and arrested.

A formal warrant was issued upon Patterson for unlawful use of a weapon. Her bond was set at $25,000.00 cash or surety.

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