JASPER COUNTY, Mo. — Friday about noon Jasper County Deputies responded to reports of a disturbance, altercation at 1763 S Malang Road.

In a release of information Jasper County Sheriff Randee Kaiser states, “When deputies arrived, they found a 50 year old male deceased in the yard with an apparent gunshot wound.”

Authorities have detained a 75 year old male.

They state there is no threat to the public. And currently they are not seeking any other parties involved in the incident.


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