Murder suspect arrested in Kansas City

2 weeks 6 days 18 hours ago Thursday, June 25 2020 Jun 25, 2020 Thursday, June 25, 2020 5:01:00 PM CDT June 25, 2020 in News
By: Claire Colby, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA — Kansas City police arrested Bobby Dawson, 38, of Columbia, on charges of first-degree murder and armed criminal action. 

Dawson was wanted in connection to the killing of 36-year-old Rod Jamal Jones that took place in the 2700 block of Quail Drive on May 25, according to a statement from Columbia police. Jones was shot, and as a result of the incident was taken off life support by a medical team on May 27, according to previous KOMU 8 reporting.

CPD arrested another person in connection to the same homicide on June 13, according to previous KOMU 8 reporting.

Anyone with more information about the incident is asked to call police at 573-874-7652.

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