SCOTT CITY, Kan. — A man charged in a shooting death in western Kansas is now charged with first-degree murder and aggravated battery.
Fifty-year-old Rene Inguanza, of rural Scott County, made his first court appearance Wednesday.
He is charged in the Sept. 22 death of 44-year-old Darryn Rodenberg, who was found dead of a gunshot wound at a rural Scott County home.
Deputies found Inguanza in a pickup about a half mile from Rodenberg’s home.
The Hays Post reports investigators believe Inguanza was angry with Rodenberg for selling drugs to his son.
Inguanza remains jailed in Scott County on a $500,000 Bond. His next court appearance is scheduled for October 11.
Information from: KAYS-AM, http://hayspost.com