Almost one year later, still no arrest in death of 36-yr-old man in Belton

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Chad Donaldson

BELTON, Mo. – Belton Police hope this reminder will impel anyone with information about the murder of Chad Donaldson, 36, to come forward.

Chad was last seen at a QuikTrip at 58 Highway and Interstate 49 in Belton around 10:30 p.m. on December 21, 2014. Officers were then called to the area of Springdale Drive on reports of a shooting. That’s where Chad was found.

Early in the morning of December 22nd,  Chad’s mother, Jenny, received a knock at the door and was told her son had been shot, and she needed to get to the hospital immediately. After a long surgery, Chad was dead.


If you know anything about Chad’s death, you’re asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS or submit information online at

You can also text TIP452 plus your information to 274637 (CRIMES).

If you share information that leads to an arrest in the case, you could be awarded $2,000. All information is anonymous.

Watch the interview with Donaldson’s mother in the player below.

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