A Carrollton man, charged with statutory rape and murder is scheduled for a hearing Tuesday morning. Theopolis Johnson II, 43, is accused of killing Kayla Cowan and her mother Kristen Howery at a rural Carroll County home in October of 2011. He was initially charged with rape, but Prosecuting Attorney Cassandra Brown filed an additional rape charge and two counts of first-degree murder earlier in 2012. Johnson’s bond is set at $1 million. His hearing gets underway at 9 a.m.
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Carrollton, Missouri 64633