(Misssourinet) An elderly man from northern Missouri’s Moberly is jailed without bond this (Friday) afternoon, accused of shooting a man he believed to be a drug dealer in the head. Moberly Police Chief Troy Link tells our Moberly affiliate KWIX that the incident happened yesterday evening, just six blocks from the police station:
Citing court documents, KWIX Radio quotes the 79-year-old suspect as saying he shot the victim because he believed he was a drug dealer who sold drugs to his children. Jerry Fitzwater is jailed without bond, and court documents say he’s threatened to shoot others in the home.
(J.B. Connoley, KWIX)