It appears jealousy was the motive of Monday's murder in Granby. 65-year-old Connie Ford of Fairview, Missouri has been arrested for first degree murder and armed criminal action. Newton County Sheriff Ken Copeland tells News Talk KZRG the victim in the shooting, 58-year-old John Jordon was having an affair with the suspect.
"The victim is married, and lives at the residence with his
He couldn't take being unemployed again. That's what Spence Jackson, the spokesman for the Missouri Auditor's office, wrote before he took his own life Sunday (3/29). Jefferson City Police released the contents of that note Tuesday (3/31). Jackson had been spokesman for state auditor Tom Schweich for four years. Schweich took his own life in February.