SEK police searching for murder suspect

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Malcom Odom is in police custody.


PARSONS, Ks. — Police in Southeast Kansas are on the lookout for a suspect after a man was found shot to death early this morning in Parsons.

It happened shortly after one a.m. at the Mendota Creek Apartment Complex. That’s where police found 22-year old Levi Kendricks dead from a gunshot wound to the chest.

Callers and witnesses identified the suspect as 29-year-old Malcom Odom – who was seen fleeing from the scene. He remains on the loose – and is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Parsons Police or the Labette County Sherriff’s Office.


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