Clinton Police Find Two Dead In Artesian Park Area
A Clinton Police officer spotted multiple vehicles in a gravel parking lot in the area of Artesian Park near the Rogers Street entrance at approximately 10:30 PM CDT Sunday, July 17, 2022. . Further investigation found two men dead of multiple gunshot wounds. This is according to a press release posted on the Clinton Missouri Police Department Facebook page.
The deceased are Mason Roskpop and Mitchell Andrew Raines both of Clinton. Both were found to have suffered multiple gunshot wounds. A short time later Clinton Police detained a suspect near the scene and this person is being held on a 24-hold at the Henry County Detention Center.
The Clinton Police Department says their investigation is ongoing. They did not release any other information.
The Henry County Prosecutors Office told KCTV 5 that 19-year-old Airic Brauer has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action. KCTV says Brauer is accused of firing "multiple rounds at numerous individuals involved in the incident. An assistant prosecutor told the television station that additional charges could be filed upon further review and investigation.