Two More Arrested in Sikeston Shooting, One At large

Saturday, October 20, 2007

Two more men charged in Sikeston shooting

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Two more men have been charged in the shooting that occurred Monday evening in Sikeston. Police took Brandon Wright, 18, into custody Thursday night. He is currently held at the Sikeston Department of Public Safety on $100,000 cash-only bond, according to a news release from the Department of Public Safety. The second suspect, Ulyses Neal V, 18, remains at large. Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts should call 573-471-4711 or 573-471-1500. Neal and Wright are the third and fourth suspects charged in connection with the incident, which sent Josh Jones, 22, to a hospital with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. Both suspects are charged with three counts each of armed criminal action, three counts each of first degree assault and one count of unlawful use of a weapon, according to the news release.

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