Thu. Feb 9th, 2023
An Eldridge man is facing felony assault charges following a shooting in Camdenton.
According to the Camden County Sheriff’s office, deputies were called out to the area of Bear Ridge Road following reports of a man shooting off 9 rounds of ammunition into a travel trailer.
Two individuals were at home during the time of the shooting; however, investigators say they left before deputies arrived.
Officials say the man accused of shooting into the travel was 45-year-old Michael Horonzy, who was picked up at a home in Laclede County and is currently being held on no Bond.
Investigators believe the shooting was between Horonzy and another man, over a woman who was with the other man at the time of the shooting.
On 02/06/2021, deputies responded to the area of Bear Ridge Road in Camdenton reference a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies and investigators learned a male discharged over 9 rounds into a travel trailer where the victim was located. This happened pursuant to an altercation between the two males over a female. The male suspect and female left the scene prior to law enforcement arrival. Deputies later located the suspect at a residence in Laclede County and he was taken into custody.
Michael J Horonzy age 45 of Eldridge Mo was charged with Felony First Degree Assault, Felony Armed Criminal Action and Felony Unlawful Use of a Weapon. He was denied Bond. He remains at the Camden County Correctional Facility.
*The Camden County Sheriff’s Office reminds everyone that these charges are merely an accusation and these individuals remain innocent until proven guilty.