CRIME STOPPERS UPDATE: U.S. Marshals arrest Springfield man accused in a series of car thefts

Detectives say Channing Marcelles Shockley is also a suspect in Greene County assaults, burglaries and vandalism.
Published: Sep. 6, 2022 at 8:18 PM CDT
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Channing Shockley, 28
Arrested 9/20/22 by U.S. Marshals in Springfield
Channing Shockley, 28 Arrested 9/20/22 by U.S. Marshals in Springfield(Greene County Sheriff's Office)

A former Greene County fugitive is back in custody. U.S. Marshals arrested 28-year-old Channing Shockley in Springfield on September 20. Investigators found him in the basement of a home, hiding under a pile of clothes.

Shockley faces a slew of charges, including vehicle hijacking, four counts of car theft, property damage and resisting arrest.

We featured Shockley as a Crime Stoppers fugitive on September 6.


Channing Marcelles Shockley, 28
Channing Marcelles Shockley, 28(Springfield Police Department)

Help Springfield police track down an accused car thief. Officers are looking for 28-year-old Channing Marcelles Shockley. He’s wanted in Greene County on a felony warrant for tampering with a motor vehicle.

Detectives say Shockley is also a suspect in assaults, burglaries, vandalism and drug crimes. Police describe him as approximately 5′7″ tall, 190 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

If you’ve seen this man, call Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477). There’s a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that puts him behind bars.

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