December 27, 2012

News Release

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

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 •