STE. GENEVIEVE COUNTY, Mo. – There was a manhunt for a Missouri man who the police considered to be armed and dangerous. Bobby Lee Stevens Jr, 47, faces charges for burglary, armed criminal action, and assault on a law enforcement officer. Police updated a Facebook post this morning to say he is captured.
Officers were called to a location near Ballardhaus Rottweilers on Highway 32 for a burglary in progress Tuesday. Police learned that the suspect left a nearby home in the 8500 block and went across the highway and down a long driveway.
Police dogs tracking the suspect led officers to a wooded area. That is when they heard shots ring out in their direction. They called for backup to begin a manhunt.