Kevin Hillman, Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney announces that he has charged Richard Romel Taylor (DOB 8/73) of Devil’s Elbow, Missouri, with two counts of Murder in the First Degree, two counts of Assault in the First Degree, and four counts of Armed Criminal Action related to the shooting incident on Houston Road on January 11, 2018 in Pulaski County.

Judge Colin Long has issued a warrant for his arrest and set it as no bond. Mr. Taylor remains at large and should be considered armed and dangerous. He is currently on probation for Federal drug charges and has a prior conviction for a murder in Cook County, Illinois in 1990.

The case number for this case is 18PU-CR00068.

If anyone has information on this case, please contact the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department at 573-774-6196.

The Prosecutor’s Office reminds everyone that these charges are merely an accusation and these individuals remain innocent until proven guilty.

Please direct all questions to Kevin Hillman, Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney.

Please direct all questions to Kevin Hillman, Pulaski County Prosecuting Attorney.

573-774-6196.