BOONE COUNTY, MO – Boone County officials now call a death investigation from Saturday a homicide.

The sheriff’s department said Saturday deputies were dispatched to Sycamore Hills Road to reports of an adult male in the roadway. TheAfter the subject was transported to an area hospital, he was pronounced dead.

Law enforcement later identified the deceased as 39 year old Anthony Lockwood. A suspect, 44 year old David E. Myers, has been jailed for 2nd degree murder and armed criminal action.