Wednesday, November 16, 2005

News Conference Today

U.S. Attorney Todd Graves will announce significant developments in two federal cases at a press conference this afternoon.

Graves will update the public regarding the cases of Lisa M. Montgomery and John P. Street at a press conference at 4 p.m. today in the main conference room at the U.S. Attorney’s Office, on the fifth floor of the Charles Evans Whittaker Courthouse at 400 East 9th Street, Kansas City, Mo., 64106. A news release will be available at that time.

Montgomery, 37, of Melvern, Kan., was indicted on Jan. 12, 2005, for kidnaping an infant, resulting in the death of the infant’s mother, Bobbie Jo Stinnett.

Street, 43, formerly of Jackson County, Mo., was indicted on Sept. 10, 2004, for the murder of Douglas C. Weil of Independence, Mo.

If you have any questions, please call Don Ledford, Public Affairs Officer, at (816) 426-4220.