On 10-26-18 at 1843 hours the Newton County Sheriff’s office responded to 120 E. Montgomery St. Fairview Mo. in reference to an assault involving a firearm. Upon arrival Deputies found the victim William Gunter suffering from two gunshot wounds in his upper torso. The victim was transported to a Springfield hospital for treatment. The victim is 50 years of age.. According to witnesses the suspect came to the victim’s house, entered and demanded some tools that there had been a disagreement over. The suspect then shot the victim.
A suspect was taken into custody at the scene. He is identified as Ty Cline, a W/M 59 YOA. He is charged with 1st Degree Assault and Armed Criminal Action with a $500,000 bond. Newton County Detectives will continue the investigation.