UPDATE: Travis Carl Henderson of Ionia has a hearing Tuesday June 23 on first-degree murder charges.
Benton County, MO – An Ionia man accused of shooting to death a woman back in May of 2019 has a court date this week after several continuances.
Just over a year ago the Benton County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Kristy A. Clark who said Henderson was pointing a gun at her outside her home near Ionia. Authorities found Clark fatally shot when they arrived at her residence.
Forty-six-year-old Travis Carl Henderson of Ionia was taken into custody a day after the shooting. There was a short standoff with police. Henderson is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.
Henderson’s case will be taken up after several continues, a change in legal representation, and a motion to change venues.