1 year, 2 months ago by Bob Gough
Detectives with the Hannibal Police Department arrested Martez D. Peete at approximately 2:00 p.m. Monday, in connection with the January 28th shooting in the 400 block of N. Arch.
Detectives developed information that Peete was hiding at a residence in Mexico, Mo. Hannibal Detectives located Peete at the residence, hiding in an attic.
Peete was arrested without incident and placed in the Marion County Jail on a Parole Violation detainer and a 24 hour hold pending warrants from the shooting.
Hannibal Detectives were assisted with the arrest by officers of the Mexico Department of Public Safety.
At approximately 6:55 p.m. Monday night, Officers of the Hannibal Police Department responded to a shooting in the 400 block of N. Arch. The victim, a 38 year old black male, from Kansas City Mo, was struck twice and is being treated at Blessing Hospital in Quincy IL. The victims wounds do not appear to be life threatening. The suspect identified to police is 25 year old Martez D. Peete, of Hannibal.