The victim of an apparent murder in Cape Girardeau has been identified.
The Cape Girardeau Police Department says the victim has been positively identified as 53-year-old Richard Reeves from Decatur, Michigan.
The Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad has been activated to investigate a homicide Wednesday morning at an apartment complex on South Spring Street. Officers responded to a 911 call and discovered Reeves had been struck by multiple gun shots inside of a second floor apartment. He later died at a local hospital.
The Cape Girardeau/Bollinger County Major Case Squad says it's currently investigating multiple leads.
Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Cape Girardeau Police Department.