Police Department

Person of Interest in Home Invasion

News Release

 For immediate release:  November 8,2013

 Attempt to locate a Person of Interest in recent Home Invasion

On November 2, 2013, a Home Invasion occurred in the 800 block of S. Park Avenue in Independence.  Detectives investigating the incident have developed a person of interest and are asking for the public’s assistance in locating this individual.


Benjamin J. Edenfield

Benjamin J. Edenfield is wanted for questioning in the Home Invasion.  He is 33 years old, approximately 5’11”, 140 lbs, with brown hair and eyes. He is believed to be in the Kansas City metro area.

 If anyone knows the location of Mr. Edenfield please contact the Tips Hotline at 816-474-8477 for a possibly monetary reward. Individuals can also contact the Independence Missouri Police Department at 816-325-7330 or 816-325-7852.