BUTLER COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - The Butler County coroner and his wife are the focus of a criminal investigation.
Sergeant Clark Parrott with the Missouri State Highway Patrol confirmed they are investigating Andy Moore and his wife, Amanda, at the request of the Butler County Prosecutor.
According to Parrott, the investigation dates back more than a month and centers on a financial audit of Moore Funeral Service where both used to work.
We received the following statement on Monday from Scott Robbins, the attorney for Moore Funeral Home:
We reached out to Moore for comment on the criminal investigation. He released the following statement on Monday afternoon:
Moore became coroner in 2016.