Police Department

Suspect arrested for murder

News Release

 For immediate release:  June 7th, 2014

Suspect Arrest in Charles E Stephens’Homicide

On June 6th, 2014 Kirstin A. Stephens was arrested in Cass County on a first-degree murder warrant. She will be arraigned Monday in the Jackson County Courthouse in Independence for the murder of her husband. The original incident occurred on March 7th, 2014 at the Stephens’ residence in the 800 block of S. Jones Road.

Kirstin A.Stephens

 Anyone with any additional information on this incident is encouraged to contact our Investigations Unit at (816) 325-7330.