Jefferson City Police have identified a suspect in a convenience store shooting that happened early yesterday morning.
Police are looking for Xavies Parks, 25, of Jefferson City. They say he should be considered armed and dangerous.
It was around 3 a.m. Wednesday morning when police were called to the Break Time on Ellis Boulevard for a disturbance with gunshots. When they arrived, they found a man in his early 20s suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to a Columbia hospital for treatment. There’s no word on the extent of his injuries. Police have said they believe the victim was targeted by Parks, and this was not a random shooting.
If you have information about Parks’ whereabouts, you’re asked to call the JCPD or CrimeStoppers at 573-659-TIPS.