Dunklin County Man Murdered in the Street

August 20, 2004 Posted at 6:15 p.m. CDT

MALDEN, MO -- Dunklin County authorities are working around the clock to figure out what happened to 27-year-old Jimmy Williams. Just after midnight Friday, police responded to a 911 caller who said they heard gunshots in their neighborhood. Police arrived at North Kimball and East Peck streets to find Williams dead in the street. He had been shot in the head. Police want to know who did it and why. They don't have any suspects right now but say they are confident that they will make an arrest soon.