Arrest made in 2 shooting deaths in Lenexa

Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)
Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)

LENEXA, Kansas (AP) – A suspect is in jail after being arrested in the shooting deaths of a man and his stepson in a suburban Kansas City home.

Police say the man was arrested Wednesday and was booked into jail on two counts of first-degree murder.

Officers found the bodies of 47-year-old Brian Baskind and 79-year-old Clifford Preston at the home in Lenexa on July 9.

A third man who was wounded was found in front of the house.

Other details about the shooting have not been released. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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