Police Department

Suspect Identified

Independence Police Department

223 N. Memorial Drive

Independence, MO 64050-3013

Public Information Office

Officer Tom Gentry

(816) 325-7258

 

News Release

 

For immediate release:  July 8, 2015

 

 

Suspect Identified

 

The man who is suspected of an armed carjacking, leading police on a vehicle pursuit, and who was fatally shot after he opened fire on a police officer with a handgun on July 7, 2015, is identified as Nicholas E. Booth, 35 yrs, of Ozark, Missouri. 

 

 Nicholas E. Booth

 

Notifications have been made to the family and investigation continues in each of the incidents.

 

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