Fatal shooting near Harrisonville



Around 9:50pm Thursday night, November 29, Cass County deputies were called to the 27000 block of SE Outer Rd. south of Harrisonville in reference of a shooting. Upon their arrival deputies located one victim, now identified as 60 year old Eldon Eugene Campbell, Jr. of Harrisonville. Mr. Campbell was transported to Cass Regional Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead as a result of an apparent gunshot wound.

Investigators have identified a person of interest. That person is 55 year old female Billie B. Campbell. Campbell was transported to an area hospital. She is charged with shooting her husband, Eldon Campbell, Jr., Thursday night.

Mrs. Campbell was taken into custody after being released from a metro area hospital. She is in custody at the Cass County Jail on $1,000,000.00 cash only bond.