2 dead in early morning Cape Girardeau shooting


Web Editor - Jay Marchmon

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - Two men are dead after an early morning shooting in Cape Girardeau.

Editor's note: Updated with new information.

Officers responded to a call concerning shots fired in the 1100 block of Landgaf Dr. a little after 3 a.m., and called for medical assistance once they arrived on the scene.

County Coroner John Clifton pronounced the 2 men dead at the scene. 

Police are investigating the shooting as a murder/suicide, as the 2 men knew each other and were both living at the Landgraf Dr. address. The names of the men are being withheld pending notification of family members.