City of Independence, Missouri

Homicide Investigation on E. 47th Street

Homicide Victim Identification and Update

For immediate release: October 30, 2017

In reference to Saturday’s homicide in the 12800 block of E. 47th Street, the homicide victim has been identified as Brandan Ray Brown, a 29 year old, white male, from Independence, MO.

IPD Detective are no longer looking for the red 1995 Chevrolet Camaro. It has been recovered. We are still searching for the person of interest, Jerome T. Roberson, a 31 year old, black male from Kansas City, MO. He is 5'9 about 160 pounds. (pictured)

If you know where he is please call the tips hotline at (816) 474-TIPS, IPD at (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org

 

Homicide Investigation Person & Vehicle of Interest

For immediate release: October 28, 2017

The following person of interest and vehicle are being sought by detectives regarding today's homicide investigation in the 12800 block of E. 47th St. :

Jerome T. Roberson, a 31 year old black male from Kansas City, MO. He is 5'9 about 160 pounds.

Red 1995 Chevrolet Camaro, with t-tops and a possible license plate of CN5K5N.

If you know where this person or vehicle is please call the tips hotline at (816) 474-TIPS, IPD at (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org

UPDATE: Homicide Victim Identification and Update

In reference to Saturday’s homicide in the 12800 block of E. 47th Street, the homicide victim has been identified as Brandan Ray Brown, a 29 year old, white male, from Independence, MO.

IPD Detective are no longer looking for the red 1995 Chevrolet Camaro. It has been recovered. We are still searching for the person of interest, Jerome T. Roberson, a 31 year old, black male from Kansas City, MO. He is 5'9 about 160 pounds. (pictured)

If you know where he is please call the tips hotline at (816) 474-TIPS, IPD at (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org

 

 

Homicide Investigation on E. 47th Street

For immediate release: October 28, 2017

Shortly after 2:00 PM, Independence police officers responded on a shooting in the 12800 block of E. 47th Street. Upon their arrival they located a deceased adult male and a second adult male with minor injuries. This is still an active investigation. Additional information will be released when it becomes available.

We are asking any witnesses to call the tips hotline at 816-474-TIPS, IPD at 816-325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org.

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