Arrest made in Hannibal shooting
Tue, 05 Feb 2013 16:50:47 GMT —
Police arrested a man wanted in connection with a Jan. 28 Hannibal shooting.
Martez Peete, 25, was wanted in the shooting of the 38-year-old man who was hospitalized after a shooting in the 400 block of North Arch Street.
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.