CHARGES IN MURDER OF POLICE CAPT. ROBERT DAVID MELTON!!! ALLEGED KCK COP KILLER CONFRONTS CAPITAL MURDER INDICTMENT AND $10 MIL BOND!!!!
In a tragic Kansas City, Kansas killing of a police captain . . . Charges came down fast and furious today.
Check the roundup:
KCTV5: Man accused of killing KCK police captain charged with capital murder
Fox4KC: Two men charged in shooting death of KCK police captain; suspected shooter faces capital murder
KMBC: Charges announced in fatal shooting of KCK police Capt. Dave Melton
Channel 9: Sister of man charged in police shooting case: Brother got in with troubled crowd
Deets from KCTV5:
"Wyandotte County District Attorney Jerome Gorman announced the alleged killer of veteran police captain Robert Melton will face capital murder charges.
"Capt. Robert D. Melton was shot to death Tuesday while investigating a drive-by shooting. Police have said they don't believe his death was a planned ambush.
"Two suspects were arrested the same day. Gorman said the two men being held in connection to the fatal shooting are Jamaal Lewis and Daqon Sipple. Police say they are not looking for any other suspects at this time.
"Lewis has been charged with capital murder of a police officer and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He is being held on a $10,000,000 bond.
"Sipple, the alleged accomplice, has been charged with aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer. Sipple's bond has been set at $100,000."
Developing . . .