Jeffrey Dean Moreland was sentenced to life in prison without parole for the first-degree murder charge and 50 years for the armed criminal action charge.
Moreland was found guilty of first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the November 2008 death of 30-year-old Cara Jo Roberts. Paige Hueser said it's like a horror story. Her former boyfriend, a retired Grandview police officer, is accused of killing her 75-year-old mother and Cara Jo Roberts, a 30-year-old Harrisonville mother.More >> A Cass County judge entered Friday a not guilty plea on behalf of a former Grandview police officer accused of killing Cara Jo Roberts. Jeffrey Dean Moreland also faces charges in connection with a second murder and the rape of a woman last week.More >> The allegations that a respected former police officer murdered two women and raped a third woman has shocked Harrisonville.More >>
With the holiday season in full swing, parties are taking place across the area. But a local church found out recently that not all guests have the best intentions. A bold burglar was caught on camera,More >> With the holiday season in full swing, parties are taking place across the area. But a local church found out that not all guests have the best intentions.More >> In court documents filed this week Harvey Updyke requested his monthly payment to be reduced from $500 to $50. Updyke's attorney argued paying $500 a month would cause him substantial hardship. CourtMore >> In court documents filed this week Harvey Updyke requested his monthly payment to be reduced from $500 to $50.More >> Four people were stabbed in the parking lot at Sports Authority Stadium after the Denver Broncos' game Thursday night.More >> Investigators say the stabbing of at least three people in a parking lot at the Denver Broncos' stadium after Thursday night's game stemmed from a fight over a near fender-bender.More >> House Republicans are rallying behind a modest budget pact that promises to bring a temporary halt to budget brinkmanship in Washington and ease automatic budget cuts that would otherwise slam the Pentagon and...More >> In a story Dec. 13 about the House passing a budget bill to ease automatic spending cuts, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Rep. Steny Hoyer, D-Md., voted in favor of the legislation. Hoyer voted against the...More >> 12 News Defenders is back with a new warning on a scam targeting cell phone users. The scam is reported as being a call received from a 1-800 number saying that the person has been selected for a discountMore >> 12 News Defenders is back with a new warning on a scam targeting cell phone users.More >>