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On October 20, 2019 at approximately 8 pm, Barry County Deputies responded to a shots fired call with possible gunshot victims on Farm Road 2200 just outside of Cassville.  Deputies were advised that 2 men had transported themselves to Mercy Hospital in Cassville, Missouri.  Both men had non-life threatening injuries, one sustained an injury to his arm and the other to his leg.  After talking with witnesses of the shooting, Barry County Deputies were able to apprehend the shooter 63 year old Ronnie Adkins of Cassville, Mo.  Mr. Adkins has been placed on a 24 hour hold and charges have been requested for Assault 1st Degree , Armed Criminal Action, and Unlawful Use of a Weapon.

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