CLINTON COUNTY, Mo – A Kansas City man is facing robbery and assault charges after an altercation in Trimble.
According to the Clinton County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to a residence in Trimble on September 26 on reports of a disturbance with a firearm. Peter Benson, 60, was reported by the victim as the suspect that arrived at the residence, became intoxicated and caused a disturbance. Benson allegedly assaulted and threatened to shoot the victim and the two dogs present, before stealing multiple electronic devices and the victims keys and fleeing.
Benson is facing 1st Degree Robbery and 1st Degree Assault charges.