St Joseph Man Sentenced To 35 Years For Killing Man In May 2017

41 year old Christopher Colhour of St Joseph was sentenced last week in Doniphan County District Court in Kansas to 35 years in prison on a second degree murder charge.  Colhour was convicted for the strangulation death of 64 year old Daniel Purvis of St Joseph in May of last year.  Colhour admitted to choking Purvis, dumping his body in the Missouri River and then stealing his vehicle.