Two in custody believed to be connected to Callaway Co. double homicide
COLUMBIA - The Boone County Sheriff's Department confirmed deputies took two people into custody Tuesday night.
Lt. Lance Robbins said they were believed to be involved in a double-homicide investigation in Callaway County.
There was a heavy police presence on County Road 324 near Carrington Pits Picnic area, west of Fulton. A helicopter flew over the area.
Robbins said Boone County deputies were working with the Callaway County Sheriff's Office.
Boone County deputies were waiting on search warrants for a room at the Welcome Inn on North Providence Road connected to the two suspects, Robbins said.
He said deputies also located a suspect's vehicle.
(Caileigh Peterson contributed to this report.)