Man accused in Sedalia officer-involved shooting charged Monday

| October 31, 2017
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PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. — Prosecutors in Sedalia have charged a man who they say shot at multiple officers in Sedalia Saturday.

The Pettis County Prosecuting Attorney’s office filed felony charges Monday against John Brandkamp, 28, of Sedalia.

A probable cause statement says Brandkamp fired at Pettis County Sheriff’s deputies with a rifle before firing at a deputy and a state trooper with two different guns on Saturday.

The statement says that a deputy returned fire and wounded Brandkamp, striking the suspect in the shoulder and leg.

Brandkamp is charged with a felony for assault in the first degree or attempting to cause serious physical injury to a special victim. He is currently in custody on a $75,000 bond, cash or surety. Future court dates have not been set.

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Brian Lock is the News Director for KMZU News. He is a resident of Carrollton and attended the University of Missouri - Columbia.