Police Department

Vehicle Pursuit Suspect Arrested


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: September 2, 2015


Vehicle Pursuit Suspect Arrested


The suspect in the vehicle pursuit that started in Independence from the area of 42nd and Noland road and ended in Kansas City, KS, was arrested last evening after he responded the KU Medical Center for treatment. He is identified as Gene F. Madden, 39 yrs old, from Lee’s Summit, MO.



 Gene F. Madden


An arrest warrant was issued in the 16th Judicial Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri yesterday charging him with Tampering With a Motor Vehicle - 1st Degree, Felony C, and Resisting Arrest/Detention/Stop by Fleeing – Creating a Substantial Risk, Felony D.


Madden’s bond was set at $100,000.00 cash only.