Farmington man charged in shooting death of neighbor
FARMINGTON (AP) — An eastern Missouri man is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of his neighbor.
The Daily Journal newspaper in Park Hills, Missouri, reports that 35-year-old Jesse Hubler of Farmington is accused of killing 41-year-old Samuel Schulze. Charges were filed Wednesday.
A probable cause statement says Hubler fired seven shots through the front door of Schulze's home just before 4 a.m. Oct. 27. Schulze was standing behind the door and died of a single gunshot to the chest.
Police have not released a motive.
Farmington, a town of about 18,000 residents, is 75 miles south of St. Louis.