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Police release photo of men they want to question in shooting

Friday, July 6, 2007 | 4:48 p.m. CDT; updated 1:52 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Columbia police are looking for two men they believe may have information about a shooting Thursday outside of Club Tropicana in downtown Columbia.

The two men injured in the early morning shooting at 808 Cherry St. were treated and released the same day from a local hospital. MU basketball player DeMarre Carroll, 20, was shot in the ankle and an unidentified 23-year-old was shot in the side.

Sgt. Ken Hammond said the “individuals of interests” were not considered suspects.

The first person was described as a black male in his early to mid-20s, who was wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans and a red St. Louis Cardinals cap. The second person was described as a black male, also in his early to mid-20s, heavier set then the first person, and wearing a multi-colored striped shirt.

Police have not disclosed the name of the 23-year-old victim because the suspect was still at large, police said. Carroll was identified as a victim by Mike Anderson, MU’s head basketball coach and Carroll’s uncle.

Police ask anyone with information to call CrimeStoppers at 875-8477.


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