Reward increases to $8,500 in Independence death

2 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Thursday, January 22 2015 Jan 22, 2015 Thursday, January 22, 2015 1:39:21 PM CST January 22, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

INDEPENDENCE (AP) - The reward for information in the July 2013 stabbing death of an Independence man has grown to $8,500.

Kansas City Crime Stoppers announced Thursday that the mother of 22-year-old Corey Laykovich has added another $500 to the reward. A sibling found him in his bedroom suffering from stab wounds. He died later at a hospital.

Police ask anyone with information regarding Laykovich's death to call 816-474-TIPS (474-8477). 

A Corey Daniel Laykovich Burial and Memorial Fund has been established at Hawthorne Bank for additional donations.

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