KPD releases update on shooting
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Release #2
March 31, 2017
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT:
Det Steve Feeney
KPD gives update on recent shooting
(Kirksville, MO) – An update to the shooting that occurred this week. A KPD Detective attended the autopsy of Filczer this week in Columbia, MO and verified that multiple gunshot wounds were the cause of his death.
KPD wants citizens to know that this is still an on-going investigation and that pending toxicology reports may take months to return. The accused, Josh Atkins, is still in custody on a one million dollar cash bond. Involved with the investigation are the Adair County Coroner’s office along with the Adair County State Prosecutor’s Office.
Anyone with information regarding suspicious activity is encouraged to contact the Kirksville Police Department at 660-785-6945, Central Dispatch at 660-665-5621, Adair County Sheriff’s Office at 660-665-4600 or anonymously at 660-627-BUST (2878) or email firstname.lastname@example.org.