A Mexico man will appear for an August jury trial to face charges stemming from a November shooting that wounded a man on Broadway.

A Mexico man will appear for an August jury trial to face charges stemming from a November shooting that wounded a man on Broadway.

Tion S. Dorsey, of Mexico, appeared before Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd on Wednesday, April 25 in Marion County 10th Circuit Court. Defense attorney Andrew Garnett represented Dorsey. Marion County Prosecuting Attorney David Clayton represented the state. Dorsey faces a Class A felony of first-degree assault and an unclassified felony of armed criminal action.

Co-defendant Myron Mahaney, also of Mexico, received a four-year prison sentence as a result of a plea agreement Monday, April 16. He admitted to firing a gun into the vacant house, and received the maximum sentence for a charge of unlawful use of a weapon. During Mahaney's preliminary hearing, the victim identified Dorsey as the person who him, Clayton said.

According to a probable cause statement from the Hannibal Police Department, Mahaney was among four occupants in a vehicle witnesses reported was involved in a shooting at about 8:47 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 29, on the 2500 block of Broadway. After Hannibal Police officers relayed witnesses’ reports to neighboring law enforcement agencies, Ralls County Sheriff’s deputies stopped a vehicle matching the provided descriptions at about 9:06 p.m. and took the four occupants into custody.

Dorsey told detectives that he was an occupant in the vehicle and that Mahaney shot the victim.

Hannibal Police officers took Mahaney into custody on Friday, Dec. 1 without incident.

Shepherd scheduled a pre-trial conference for Dorsey on Friday, Aug. 3. His jury trial is set for 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 27.

The defendant remains incarcerated in the Marion County Jail with a $100,000 cash-only bond.