A Pizza Hut receipt led to the arrest Antwan S. Wooden, following a shooting in March.
Jackson County prosecutors charged Wooden today with first-degree assault,
armed criminal action ad firing a weapon from a moving vehicle.
Court records allege on March 7, Wooden, 23, hung out of the passenger window of a vehicle on 71 Highway and shot a man in a truck while they drove side-by-side. The victim suffered gunshot wounds to his left leg and right arm and drove himself to Truman Medical Center for treatment.
Police found the Durango at Linwood and Euclid where it was
involved in a crash. Witnesses told police that the men ran from the
Druango after the wreck. Inside the Durango, police found a Pizza Hut box and a receipt.
Surveillance video from the Pizza Hut showed Wooden and three other black men enter the store for carry out prior to the shooting.
The victim identified Wooden from a photo lineup.