2 injured in early morning Steele, Mo. shooting, suspect arrested

2 injured in early morning Steele, Mo. shooting, suspect arrested

STEELE, Mo. (KFVS) - Chief of Police Billy Joe Stanfield reports a shooting happened in Steele, Missouri at the Deerfield Travel Center early Sunday morning.

An officer arrived on the scene and found two men who had been shot.

The men were flown to a hospital to receive medical treatment.

34-year-old Martez Jones, the suspect in the shooting, was located and detained by law enforcement in Blytheville, Arkansas after a warrant was issued.

He is facing a charge of Assault First Degree.

There is no bond.

The Pemiscot County Sheriff’s Office, Caruthersville Police Department and Hayti Police Department assisted on the case.

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