A woman called Independence Police Friday evening after she returned home and found her husband dead inside their home.
Police said the couple live in the 800 block of South Jones Road. The woman reported the incident at 7 p.m. Friday. Police identified the victim as Charles E. Stephens, 65.
The investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477 or Independence PD Investigations Unit at 816-325-7330. A reward of up to $2,000 could available for any tips that lead to an arrest.