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Posted on: August 3, 2020

KC man charged in July 2019 fatal shooting of Corey Robinson near 57th and McGee in KC

For Immediate Release

Aug. 3, 2020

A 29-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal shooting of Corey Robinson on July 9, 2019, in a park near 57th and McGee in Kansas City, Jackson County  Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today. 

Jonathan D. Campbell, dob: 2/25/1991, faces Murder 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges.*

According to court records, Kansas City police were dispatched on July 9, 209 to the area of 57th and McGee and found the deceased victim at the scene. Numerous 10 mm shell casings were found near the body as well as two shotgun rounds. Surveillance video revealed a suspect video, a dark SUV. Phone records

 revealed that the last text and phone exchanges with the victim were from an individual identified to be the defendant. The Kansas City Crime Lab found DNA likely belonging to the defendant on the two shotgun rounds 

Prosecutors requested a $250,000 bond.

For more information, contact:

Michael Mansur

Director of Communication

Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office

Jean Peters Baker, Prosecutor

Work   : (816) 881-3812

Mobile: (816) 674-3954

mmansur@jacksongov.org

http://jacksoncountyprosecutor.com

*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded.

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