SJPD Updates Homicide Investigation

St Joseph Police continue their investigation into the death of Clinton “Sam” Justice, 57, of St. Joseph.

In a news release, Commander Jim Connors said detectives have been doing interviews and following leads. They have finished preparing available crime scene evidence and are in the process of transporting it to the MSHP Crime Lab in Jefferson City for processing.

Investigators also received preliminary autopsy information from Frontier Forensics in Kansas City, Kansas. Their information confirmed that Mr. Justice was a homicide victim caused by being stabbed.

Investigators are still asking people who have any information on Mr. Justice’s activities or any information that may move this investigation forward, to contact Det. Gregg Lewis at (816) 271-5334 or call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 238-TIPS (8477).