Man Arrested In Connection With Junction City Murder

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Junction City, KAN (WIBW)__ The person of interest in a Junction City homicide case is now in custody.

Junction Police were dispatched to 1015 West 9th street Sunday night to check the welfare of a resident., and found 52-year-old Sharon Moody dead inside.

During the initial investigation Junction City Police identified 34-year-old Daniel Edwards, an acquaintance of the victim, as a person of interest.

About 11:30 p.m. Topeka Police located Edwards in Topeka and Junction City officials were notified of his location. He was later arrested and taken back to Junction City where he was booked into the Geary County Detention Center for the murder of Sharon Moody and is being held without bond.

The investigation continues, if anyone has information on this case call the Junction City Police Department at 785-762-5912 or Crimestoppers at 785-762-TIPS you may text CRIMES, and start your tip off with tipjc.

You may remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward up to $1000.