Cape Girardeau Man Wanted for Assault


By WSIL Manager

CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Police are searching for a Cape Girardeau man in connection with a Thursday evening stabbing.

Billy Joe McGee, 42, is wanted for assault in the first degree and felony armed criminal action.

Cape Girardeau Police were called to the 1400 block of North Spanish Street around 8:45 p.m. Thursday. When officers arrived, they discovered one man with a stab wound to his lower chest.

Police say the victim and McGee got into a fight, and McGee then fled the area.  

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of serious injuries.

Anyone with information about Billy Joe McGee is asked to call their local law enforcement agency or the Cape Girardeau Police Department at (573) 335-6621.

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