PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. — Pettis County deputies were called to an assault in progress in the 200 block of East Henry Street in Green Ridge just after 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.


Upon arrival several subjects were located outside the residence, including an unresponsive man later identified as James Andrew Gill, 32, of Pilot Grove.

Deputies initiated CPR and deployed an AED on Gill, but were unsuccessful in resuscitation attempts. A Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper also assisted deputies on the scene.

An investigation was conducted overnight and the body was released for an autopsy.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pettis County Sheriff’s Office.