Vehicle charge dropped against suspect in Missouri killings
October 6, 2017
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jackson County authorities have dropped a felony charge against a man suspected of killing two Missouri women who disappeared nearly a decade apart.
Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Friday that the county will drop a knowingly burning a vehicle charge against Kylr Yust. The decision comes after Cass County authorities announced Thursday they were charging Yust with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of 17-year-old Jessica Runions and 21-year-old Kara Kopetsky.
The burning charge was filed after Runions' vehicle was found in flames shortly after s...