The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance with locating Katie Black, a 25-year-old white female from Atherton, Missouri. On 07/09/2021, Katie was charged with Murder 2nd degree, Domestic Violence Assault 2nd Degree, Unlawful use of a Weapon and Armed Criminal action regarding the death of Ryan Wheeler on 07/07/2021.
On 08/05/2021, Katie Black was released on bond, on house arrest in Atherton, Missouri. On 09/07/2021, Katie Black removed her house arrest bracelet and fled her home. If you have any information about the whereabouts of Katie Black, you are urged to contact Detective Cox.