Police Department

Help Identify Aggravated Assault Suspect

  Independence Police Department

223 N. Memorial Drive

Independence, MO 64050-3013

Crime Prevention Officer

Officer John Syme

(816) 325-7643


News Release

For immediate release:  September 3, 2014

Help Identify Aggravated Assault Suspect

Independence Police are trying to identify the pictured white male suspect involved in an aggravated assault that occurred at Quik Trip (17815 E. 39th Street) on 8/23 at 9:49 pm. The suspect struck the victim in the head with a case of beer, then followed him through the store, continuing to punch him in the head and face. The suspect left in a newer model Chrysler 300, 4-door, driven by a black female.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the case detective at (816) 325-7337 or the Tips Hotline at (816) 474-8477.