UPDATED: Officer Involved Shooting in Belton

In reference to the officer involved shooting from 5-17-2020.

Today, the Cass County Prosecutor charged William D. Mallow, 54, Belton with 2 counts of Class A Felony of Assault 1st Degree or Attempt – Serious Physical Injury or Special Victim.

Bond is set at $250,000.00 cash only. Mr. Mallow is currently hospitalized at a Kansas City area hospital.

No further information is available at this time.

Previous Story; Deputies are on the scene of an officer involved shooting in the 7500 block of Crown Trailer Park, Belton.

Around 8:00 am Cass County Deputies and officers with the Belton Police Department responded to a reported disturbance. Two Belton Officers assisting with the call arrived on scene first and located the suspect and another party. During the incident the suspect was shot. The subject was then transported to an area hospital with serious injuries.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

This is a developing story and information will be released when available.