Man in Cape Girardeau hospital after shooting


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - A man is hospitalized in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, after he was shot.

Police told Local 6 the unidentified man was found near the intersection of Middle and Themis streets around 3:30 Tuesday morning.

The victim is expected to survive.

Sgt. Rick Schmidt says the shooting was not a random act of violence, but the man was not shot in the city. Police do not have a suspect at this time, but Schmidt says they are following several leads.