Sunday, 26 January 2020
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Fatal fight charges upgraded to murder
01/09/2020

Left to right: Matthew Cole Scherer, Brian Spilman, Jr. (Credit: LV Co Sheriff's Office) and Scott Vandeloo (Credit: Platte Co Sheriff's Office)

(KAIR)--Three Atchison men, accused of participating in a fatal Doniphan County fight, now face murder-related charges.

According to the Doniphan County District Clerk’s Office, 44-year-old Scott Vandeloo, 30-year-old Matthew Cole Scherer, and 23-year-old Brian Spilman, Jr. are all charged with murder in the second degree.

Doniphan County Attorney Charles Baskins filed amended complaints against the trio December 27. All three had originally been charged with aggravated battery.

A preliminary hearing for the three is scheduled for January 23 in Doniphan County District Court.

Their bonds remain at $150,000 each.

Spilman remains jailed in Doniphan County, while Scherer and Vandeloo had been held in Leavenworth County. However, they are no longer in custody in Leavenworth County, and are apparently free on bond. 

The charges arise from an early morning, September 22, 2019 Doniphan County fight that authorities say occurred during a party held at 159 Monument Road.

42-year-old Jason Pantle, of Cummings, died September 28 of what investigators called serious head injuries at the University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Suspects in fatal Doniphan Co fight bound over
Woman dies after car crashes into creek
Hiawatha man arrested on drug charges
Seneca woman arrested on drug charges
Safety cited for Oak Hill changes
Woman detective a first for Atchison
One dead after explosion, fire, at Vermillion home
Mall removal approved for Atchison
More scams circulating locally
Woman injured in Pott Co rollover wreck
Signage would recognize Hiawatha native
Brown County road closure
Falls City Council denies truck parking request
District 56 hires Transportation Director
Hospital to refinance bonds
USD 115 board hears wrestling survey results
Awards presented during annual EDGE banquet
County approves purchase of motor graders
Economic development group purchasing land in Falls City
Seneca City Administrator taking on extra duties

Click Here For All Stories


LATEST STORIES
One dead after explosion, fire, at Vermillion home
Missouri Nitrogen Studies
Social Security Launches New Campaign to Fight Scammers
Feeding Our Future
Planning Now for Gardens and Food Preservation
Beef on Dairy?
Seneca City Administrator taking on extra duties
Women in Agriculture “The Heart of the Farm” Event
MO interstate closure delayed by weather
Suspects in fatal Doniphan Co fight bound over
Click Here For All Stories

©2020 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
KNZA - KLZA - KMZA - KTNC - KAIR
Powered by Radio Media Group
172.68.65.36