Jodie L. Bordeaux - Homicide Victim
28 Years of age
Murdered on November 21, 1997
On November 21, 1997, at approximately 12:43 AM, the Brown County Sheriff's Department received a 911 call from Shawn Bordeaux stating that his wife, Jodie had been shot in the head
Shawn Bordeaux stated that he and his wife were sitting in the living room when they heard several loud pops. Initially it was thought that a light bulb in the floor lamp behind the chair had exploded. He saw dust and debris in the air all around him. Both Shawn and Jodie fled the living room. After the shooting had stopped, he went to look for Jodie and found her dead on the bedroom floor.
Bordeaux stated that he had not heard anything except two loud pops initially. It was not until he was at his wife's side trying to stop the bleeding that he heard a vehicle.
Numerous shell casings were found near the scene which correspond with numerous bullet entry holes into the house.
IF YOU HAVE INFORMATION CALL THE Brown County Sheriff's Department at 785-742-7125 or Kansas Bureau of Investigation at 1-800-KS Crime (1-800-572-7463).