SHAWNEE, Kansas - The Metro Squad investigating the death of a liquor store owner inside his business says they are now looking for a second person in connection to the murder.
On Friday, investigators released a sketch of a person of interest in the case. Monday morning, they said that person was last seen with a white woman with blonde hair driving a red compact vehicle.
On Wednesday, May 12, Gerry Grovenburg was found dead behind the counter of the liquor store he owned, Grovenburg Liquors, also known as Mr G’s. Officers were called to the store, at 76th and Quivira, around 10:35 p.m.
A Metro Squad, consisting of detectives from several different metro-area police agencies, was formed to investigate Grovernburg’s murder. They want anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious in the area between 9:45 and 10:30 p.m. on May 12 to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.
Investigators have not released how Grovernburg died, but have said they are working the case as a homicide.
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