A Cape Girardeau man is in custody on suspicion of three felonies related to an early-morning domestic disturbance. Police Sergeant Jason Selzer tells KZIM KSIM the incident started with a knock on the door around 3 o’clock.
29-year old James Calvin Sims forced his wife back in their Cape Meadows Circle apartment and then allegedly beat her with the gun. She refused medical treatment, according to the release. He is charged with two counts of second-degree domestic assault and one count of unlawful use of a weapon.