Suspect in Sedalia homicide turns himself in

Bond was set at $500,000 (KRCG 13)

A Sedalia homicide suspect turned himself into authorities Sunday.

Police were searching for 28-year-old Justin "Country" Lewis in connection with the death of 33-year-old Heather McClellan.

McClellan suffered assault wounds and was found at an apartment in the 400 block of East 7th Street back on January 15th.

She later died from her injuries at a local hospital.

Lewis was taken into custody without incident and he was being held at the Pettis County Jail on charges of second-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

Bond was set at $500,000.

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