Popular Bluff Shooting Suspect Turns Himself into Police

A man police called a suspect in a deadly shooting turned himself in on Tuesday evening, April 6. Authorities were able to convince Caleb Scowden, 36, to turn himself in at the Poplar Bluff Police Department. He’s being held at the Butler County Jail. Police say said the suspect and victim were acquaintances. The victim was identified as 25-year-old Terrance West, originally from Hayti. Officers were called to the 800 block of Clare Avenue shortly after midnight for shots fired call. When they arrived they found an unconscious man on the ground suffering from a gunshot wound. West was taken to an area hospital and later died.

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