Over the weekend, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office made a heartbreaking discovery when they found the body of a 61-year-old man from Kansas City, Missouri. The man had been reported missing, and his remains were found on a rural property in Clay County. The deputies who made the discovery had been searching for the man for some time, and their efforts finally paid off on Saturday morning. This is a tragic end to a search that had given hope to many in the community.
Upon receiving a report of a vehicle on a property north of Mosby, Missouri, the Clay County Sheriff’s Office swiftly responded to the call. Upon arrival, deputies discovered the body of Roger Hunt, who was reported missing by his family to the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department just a few days prior. The vehicle was found nearby the location where Hunt’s body was discovered.
According to a press release from KCKPD, the family of Hunt reported him missing after he returned to his KCMO home at around 7 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, following the completion of his work in KCK. However, he left his home again at approximately 1 p.m. that same day and has not been heard from since.
According to the Clay County Sheriff’s Office, they are currently conducting an investigation into Hunt’s death. However, they have stated that there are no indications of any foul play at this time.
If you’re in an area that utilizes the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, you have the option to submit anonymous tips via phone by dialing 816-474-TIPS (8477), online through the website at kccrimestoppers.com, or by using the free mobile app at P3Tips.com. Remember, tips that lead to an arrest may be eligible for a reward of up to $25,000.
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