Jeffrey Moreland

A former Grandview police officer has a hearing Monday afternoon in connection to a November 2008 murder. Jeffrey Moreland, 52, of Harrisonville is charged in the death of Cara Jo Roberts, 30, who was found in a bathtub of her home. According to prosecutors, a recent rape in Harrisonville provided DNA evidence to file murder charges against Moreland. Moreland has also been linked to the murder of Nina Whitney, 75, of Jackson County. He’s due in court at 1:30 p.m.