Jeffrey Moreland will spend the rest of his life in prison for killing a Harrisonville woman whose body was found in her bathtub five years ago.
Moreland was sentenced in Cass County to life in prison without parole for first-degree murder in the death of 30-year-old Cara Jo Roberts.
A retired Grandview police officer is going on trial, charged with killing a Harrisonville housewife and leaving her body in a bathtub.More >> A jury found a former Grandview police officer guilty of murdering a Harrisonville mother in 2008 and leaving her body in a bathtub.More >> 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 >>
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