McPherson man charged with First Degree Murder

By McPherson County Sheriff
November 24, 2014

Clinton William Bascue, 31, from McPherson has been arrested and charged with First Degree Murder in connection with the death of James Amery Croft, 39, originally from Portland, OR.  

Mr. Croft was found in a vehicle in a ditch in the 2100 block of Moccasin Road approximately .3 mile east of 21st Avenue north of Galva.

The McPherson County Sheriff’s Office and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation are continuing to investigate this incident.

Anyone with information on the case is encouraged to call the McPherson County Sheriff's Office at 245-1225.

McPherson County District Court Judge John Klenda set a bond for Bascue in the amount of $500,000.