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Home Invasion Turns Deadly


From Baxter Springs Police Chief Mike Kliewer:

A home invasion occurred early Sunday afternoon at a residence located at 234 East 6th street in Baxter Springs. The Suspect entered the residence armed with a knife. The home owners were present at the time. The suspect assaulted and threatened the home owners with the knife. One of the home owners then fatally shot the suspect. The home owners were not injured. The suspect was identified by the Baxter Springs Police Department as Chebonnie E. Saggert, age 43. It is still unclear why Saggert broke into the home. There is no known connection to the home owners and Saggert. Further investigation as to why Saggert committed the home invasion is active.

Tim Spears
FOX 14 News Anchor, Reporter

In September 2014, Tim Spears joined KOAM as a Reporter. Tim previously worked at 95.1FM (Mike FM) and was a Sports Producer at PSU. Young Timothy was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and was raised in Kansas City, MO area.


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