Names Released in Platte County Death Investigation

Published 03/12 2014 01:09PM

Updated 03/12 2014 09:50PM

(PLATTE COUNTY, Mo.) The man found dead Tuesday at a Platte County home has been identified.

The Platte County Sheriff's office said Darrell W. Brooks, 56, was deceased when they arrived at the home in the 18000 block of Interurban Road Tuesday afternoon.

Brooks' step-son, James F. Gibson, 59, is in custody on a 24-hour investigative hold.

The sheriff's office said they responded to the home after two disturbance calls Tuesday. They said the were treating the investigation as a possible homicide.

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