Man Jailed After Alleged Shooting in Downtown St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD – A 25-year-old St. Cloud man is in jail after police say he fired a gun several times in downtown St. Cloud.
The incident happened at about 1:20 a.m. on Saturday in the 10 block of 5th Avenue South.
Officers say they saw Cleophas Williams Junior fire a handgun several times in a parking lot. They then chased him through the Center Square Ramp and onto 6th Avenue South, where he was struck by a passing car.
No one was hurt in the shooting.
Williams was taken to St. Cloud Hospital, then the to Stearns County Jail. He’s facing a number of charges.
Anyone who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to call the St. Cloud Police Department.