Contact: Sgt Joe Bernhard
Public Relations Unit/Mounted Unit Supervisor
Update on West Texas Avenue Homicide
On 0414, at approximately 7:00 P.M., Darrius Kendall Edwards was
released from medical treatment and taken into custody and transported
to the Boone County Jail for the April 22nd homicide of Derrick Brookins.
Edwards was arrested on a warrant for Murder in the Second Degree with
a bond amount of $1,000,000.00. Edwards' mug shot photo is available at
the Boone County Jail website, www.boonecountymo.org/sheriff.
Case Number 2014-004461