From:              Hannibal Police Department

Date:                June 17th, 2020

Phone:            573-221-0987

Fax:                  573-221-3966

Contact:          Lt. Jennifer Grote



On Wednesday, June 17, Corey L. Cobb was taken into custody by the U.S. Marshalls in the St. Louis Missouri area. Further information will be released as deemed appropriate.


The victim of this incident, identified as Billy R Williams 45 years old of Hannibal, has been declared deceased related to this shooting incident.  The Hannibal Police Department is asking for help with the whereabouts of the suspect, Corey L. Cobb, a 26 year old male from Hannibal.  A warrant in the amount of $1,000,000 CASH ONLY has been issued for Corey L. Cobb for 2nd Degree Murder by the Marion County 10th Judicial Circuit Court.  Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call the Hannibal Police Department at 573-221-0987 or by going to the Hannibal Police Departments website, Officers Respond To Shooting in the 2100 Block of Gordon



On Thursday June 4th at approximately 9:17pm Hannibal Police were dispatched to the 2100 block of Gordon for a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a 45 year old male who had been shot. The male was transported by the Marion County Ambulance to Hannibal Regional Hospital. This appears to be an isolated incident with no danger to the general public. The investigation is ongoing and more information will be released as deemed appropriate.