Suspect in custody in Kennett robbery, shots fired call

Suspect in custody in Kennett robbery, shots fired call
A Pemiscot County man was in custody Sunday in connection with a robbery and assault this weekend in Kennett, according to Kennett police. (Source: Kennett Police Department Facebook)

KENNETT, Mo. (KAIT) - A Pemiscot County man was in custody Sunday in connection with a robbery and assault this weekend in Kennett, according to Kennett police.

Kennett police said on their Facebook page that Dwayne Woods Jr., 27, of Hayti had been sought by authorities after a shots fired call in the 400 block of West Fifth Street Saturday.

*** Suspect in custody. *** On 08/08/2020, Kennett Officers responded to the 400 block of West Fifth Street in...

Posted by Kennett Police Department on Saturday, August 8, 2020

Woods Jr., 27, of Hayti was wanted for robbery 1st degree and is pending charges for assault 1st degree, unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action, police said this weekend.

Authorities also said Woods was also being sought for questioning for several other shooting incidents.

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