Man arrested in connection with Sedalia shooting in December

6 months 5 days 13 hours ago Tuesday, June 06 2017 Jun 6, 2017 Tuesday, June 06, 2017 2:44:00 PM UTC June 06, 2017 in News
By: Jacob Cavaiani, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
Left: Maurice Harper Jr. / Right: Michael Douglas Jr.

SEDALIA - Sedalia police said Tuesday a man wanted in connection with a December 2016 armed robbery and shooting was located and arrested in Chicago. 

Maurice Harper Jr., 21, was wanted in connection with the incident on Dec. 7, 2016, in which one victim sustained injuries consistent with a gunshot wound, police said.

Michael C. Douglas Jr., 23, was still wanted Tuesday in connection with the incident, police said.

The shooting and armed robbery took place in the 400 block of S. Kentucky. Nothing was stolen from the victim, who had been in stable condition.

Police asked anyone with information to call detectives at 660-827-7823, ext. 1212. 

Pettis County Crime Stoppers offered up to $1,000 for information leading to Douglas' arrest.

 

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