Suspect in Independence kidnapping is arrested

Michael P. Snider
Michael P. Snider

Morgan County, Mo., sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday arrested Michael P. Snider, who was charged in June in connection with a kidnapping and domestic violence assault in Independence.

Grain Valley police also had been looking for Snider to interview him about a separate kidnapping in November.

Morgan County authorities found Morgan in a residence near Gravois Mills in central Missouri. He will be transferred to Jackson County on the Independence kidnapping charge.

According to Grain Valley police, an anonymous call to the Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline in Kansas City helped authorities locate Snider.

Brian Burnes: 816-234-4120, @BPBthree