News Release


Date 12/27/12

For Immediate Release: Homicide Suspect in Custody

Marlo B. Hodges, who was wanted in connection to the December 7th homicide that occurred at 1360 E. Brower, turned himself in today at the Greene County Courthouse. Courthouse security took him into custody and booked Hodges into the Greene County Jail on warrants for Murder in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

"The charge announced herein is merely an accusation and Hodges is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty."

SPD Case Number: 12-51592


Media Contact: Lt. Ben King, phone 417-864-1722

Release authorized by: Lt. Tad Peters