Monday, September 19, 2016

Metro Squad Activated in Cass County Death Investigation

Cass Co. – The Cass County Sheriff’s Office has now activated the Metro Squad to assist in the investigation of a female found deceased.  The Metro Squad brings investigative resources from numerous metro law enforcement agencies.

The Cass County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a death near I-49 and Peculiar Drive, approximately 2 miles north of Harrisonville.

Passerby discovered the body of a white female in the ditch between the southbound lanes of I-49 and Peculiar Drive around 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

The investigation into the identity of the victim is ongoing and will be released at a later time. 

Investigators are asking anyone with information to contact the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

Mid America Live News will continue to follow this story and have full updates when they are made available to us.