Friday, September 30, 2016

Arrest made in El Dorado shooting

Today the Cedar county prosecutor filed charges against Richard Sailors, 53, in connection to a shooting yesterday in El Dorado Springs that sent the victim to a Kansas City area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Sailors was arrested at a home at 509 S. Forrest St without incident. During the arrest, police found a gun that may have shot the other man.

Currently Sailors is being held on $50,000 bond; if convicted he could be facing 10 to 30 years for first degree assault, three or more years for armed criminal action and up to four years for the unlawful use of a weapon.