More Information About Kahoka Resident Shot By Sheriff’s Deputy

More Information About Kahoka Resident Shot By Sheriff's Deputy

Posted at 4:00 p.m. – Sunday, June 22, 2014

We have received an unconfirmed report that the identity of the man allegedly shot by a Clark County Sheriff’s Deputy early Sunday morning, June 22, 2014, is Glenn House, Jr., 27, of 422 N. Walnut Street in Kahoka.

According to a representative of Blessing Hospital in Quincy, IL, Mr. House is in “stable condition” at Blessing Hospital.

According to a statement released by Clark County Sheriff Paul Gaudette, the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Division of Drug and Crime Control has been asked to investigate the incident. The name of the deputy who allegedly shot Mr. House has not been released to the public at this time, nor has the location of the incident.

According to Sheriff Gaudette’s statement,  members of the Clark County Sheriff’s Office, Kahoka Police Department, and Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to a call of a male subject threatening to take his own life with a gun 22 minutes before the officer involved shooting occurred.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

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Reporter for The Edina Sentinel Covering Knox County, Missouri Since 2010