The Independence police executed a search warrant Wednesday at the New Hope Baptist Church on East Lexington Road as part of the homicide investigation of Randy E. Stone.
Independence police say the warrant was issued as part of the ongoing investigation of Stone's death, and persons of interest are being questioned by police.
Stone, 42, was discovered at his
Farmer's Insurance office, 13912 East Noland Court, on March
Stone's obituary says, "He was an active and faithful member of New Hope Baptist Church." According to a KSHB Channel 41 story, "Stone was active in church ministry, traveling on mission trips and driving a bus on Sundays to pick-up students for Sunday school."
The church's Web site is "down for maintenance." But here's the Google
If you have any information about Stone's death, call the TIPS Hotline
at 816-474-8477 or the Independence Police Investigations Division at