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Search for weapon

Wednesday, December 18, 2002

Photo by Tim Jaynes, Staff
About a dozen law enforcement personnel with the New Madrid County Sheriff's Department searched along Interstate 55 Tuesday for a gun used in a shooting Tuesday morning.

Officers believe a small caliber revolver was used to shoot a Marston man in the head then the gun was disposed of by the assailant. The shooting occurred on the parking lot of Pilot Truck Stop in Marston. According to New Madrid County Sheriff Terry Stevens, Kenneth D. Robinson, 24, of New Madrid is being held in the New Madrid County Jail on charges first degree assault and armed criminal action.

The victim was reported in stable condition at Missouri Delta Medical Center.