Poplar Bluff Police were dispatched Thursday around 4:17 pm to Kinzer Street in reference to a report of shots fired. The victim 25-year-old Jeremy Vaughn of Poplar Bluff sustained three gunshot injuries and was transported from the scene by EMS to the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. 31-year-old Ryan Harvey, also of Poplar Bluff was identified as a suspect in the shooting, and was located by officers around 2am this morning/Friday. Harvey was booked on charges of Assault in the 1st degree and armed criminal action, and is being held in the Butler County Jail.
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