Charges Filed in Jefferson City Shooting

Charges are now filed in connection with a shooting at a Jefferson City apartment complex earlier this week.

According to court records Kavante Ware was charged by Cole County prosecutors yesterday with first-degree assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

The shooting happened on Wednesday night at the Heritage Apartments in the 800 block of Madison Street.

Ware is accused of attacking a man in the parking lot of the apartment complex and then shooting him.