Two people injured in drive-by shooting

Three teenagers arrested for shooting that landed two people in the hospital

POSTED: 06:56 AM CDT Oct 04, 2013    UPDATED: 07:29 PM CDT Oct 04, 2013 
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -

Three men have been arrested after two people were hurt in a drive-by shooting in Jefferson City Friday morning.

Police were called to the scene in the 600 block of Ohio Street around 4 a.m.

Witnesses told officers that two people had been hurt by gunfire coming from a passing car, and described both the vehicle and its occupants.

Police later found the suspect vehicle and took those in it into custody for questioning. Officers found a shotgun inside the vehicle.

Officers arrested Terrance Jackson, 18, for first-degree assault, armed criminal action and stealing of a firearm.

Brandon Maresh, 18, and Charles Roark, 17, were arrested for first-degree assault and armed criminal action.

The two victims, a male and female, were taken to a hospital with moderate but non-life-threatening injuries.