Police Department

Homicide Investigation

(Update: The IPD Criminal Investigations Unit has released that they are treating the suspicious death on January 1st as a Homicide.)

Suspicious Death Investigation

At 11:05 am today (01-01-16), the Independence Police Department was contacted in reference to a deceased person located in a home in the 15100 block of E. Truman Road. The incident is being investigated as a suspicious death. The deceased person has been identified as Charles D. Younger, 55 years old, of Independence.

We are asking anyone with information about Mr. Younger or the circumstances surrounding his death, please call (816) 474-TIPS or (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org.