Independence Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050-3013
Public Information Office
Officer Tom Gentry
For immediate release: April 6, 2015
Suspect Charged in Assault of Police Officer
Edwin L. Richardson, 29 yrs, Independence, MO, was arraigned on April 6, in the 16th Judicial Court, Jackson County Missouri on two charges. They are Assault/Attempted Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer, Class B Felony, and Deadly Weapon or Dangerous Instrument/Physical Injury – 2nd Degree, Class D Felony.
Richardson’s bond was set at $30,000 10% or secured. Please contact Mike Mansur at the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office for any further information.
Edwin L. Richardson