Cooper County Makes Arrest in Murder of Columbia Woman

4 years 4 months 1 week ago Friday, October 11 2013 Oct 11, 2013 Friday, October 11, 2013 5:54:00 AM CDT October 11, 2013 in News
By: Emily Spain, KOMU 8 Anchor

COOPER COUNTY - Cooper County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in the murder of 32-year-old Satina Beckner of Columbia. It announced early Friday it arrested 23-year-old Bryant L. Holmes Jr., also of Columbia. The department said it will release more information Friday morning.

It identified the victim of the suspected homicide as Beckner on Thursday. Beckner's body was found around 9 a.m. Wednesday morning along a rural highway south of Interstate 70 and Boonville.

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