Accused Hannibal shooter faces new charge
Wed, 13 Mar 2013 13:57:42 GMT —
The man accused of a Hannibal shooting in January faces new charges.
25-year-old Martez Peete faces charges of felony assault in connection with a drug deal gone wrong.
He's accused of shooting a 38-year-old man two times in the 400 block of North Arch Street January 28.
Detectives developed information that Peete was hiding at a residence in Mexico, Mo. Hannibal detectives located Peete at the residence, hiding in the attic. Peete was arrested without incident and placed in the Marion County Jail on a parole violation detainer.
A warrant was issued Tuesday afternoon charging Peete with a Class A felony of assault first degree, serious injury and cash only bond was set at $100,000.00.
The shooting took place shortly before 7 p.m. on January 28th and the victim of the shooting was then driven to Canton by a friend.
Police responded to a home in the 600 block of South Fourth Street of Canton where they found him and then transported him to Blessing by ambulance.
Peete remains in the Marion County Jail.