One Dead in Shooting in Cape Girardeau

Cape Girardeau Police are currently investigating a shooting that left one victim dead. Police say they received the call about the shooting early Monday morning just before 8.a.m.  When police arrived on the scene they found a  22 year-old victim dead of a suspected gunshot wound. The victim was found on the 900 block of South Benton Street. The victim’s identity has not been released at this time because family members haven’t been notified. A 23 year-old man has been taken into custody. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Cape Girardeau Police.

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