Double Murder Near Columbia Investigated

Double murder investigated near Columbia. A county road worker in Boone county found a body Saturday morning — by a trailer park that’s now closed — the El Ray Mobile Home park. A k-9 helped sniff out the second body nearby. the two men id’d as 41-year-old James Richardson of Columbia and 42-year-old Kenneth Long of Mexico, Missouri. Both men murdered but the sheriff’s department in Boone county not giving any more details at this point.