May 26, 2024

Update: Dodge City man arrested for murder at motel, woman identified

Dodge City, KS(westernkansasnews.com) An 18 year old Dodge City male has been arrested for first degree murder and aggravated robbery.

Sunday March 4 at 10:30 a.m. Dodge City Police and Ford County Sheriff’s office found the body of a 27 year old female from Howell, KS at a local motel. The woman had been killed by a single gunshot wound to the head.

Update: According to KAKE, the woman has been identified by family members as Rose Brungardt.

The DCPD will file the charges with the Ford County Attorney’s Office today. This is the only information that will be released at this time. Although an arrest has been made, detectives are still conducting follow up on the case. If you or someone you know has information regarding this case please contact the DCPD or utilize our tip411 service to leave an anonymous tip.