Police Department

Charges Filed In Independence Murder

For Immediate Release: 03-31-16

Charges Filed in Independence Murder. Cory L. King has been charged with Murder in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action.
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Below is an excerpt from the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office News Release.
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For immediate release
March 31, 2016

Charges filed in Independence murder

A Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal knifing of Louise Dickey, whose body was found in her Independence residence on Tuesday, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.

Cory L. King, dob: 3/27/1990, faces Murder in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges.*

*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded.
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