Edina Man Arrested For Shooting Kirksville Girl
By Echo Menges
Tyler Treece, 18, of Edina was arrested for allegedly shooting a 14-year-old girl in the chest on Roselene Drive in Kirksville the day after Thanksgiving, Friday, November 25, 2011 at approximately 5:30 p.m.
Treece is being held in the Adair County Jail on a $250,000 cash only bond for First Degree Assault and Unlawful Use Of A Weapon, both are Class A Felonies, along with charges of Armed Criminal Action, Second Degree Assault and First Degree Endangering The Welfare Of A Child.
According to a report made by KTVO in Kirksville, Treece allegedly told police he didn’t think the gun was loaded when he shot the victim, who is said to be in good condition at University Hospital in Columbia.
In a court of law a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.