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Kansas City man convicted of abusing, killing daughter

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  – A 43-year-old Kansas City man has been convicted of sexually assaulting and killing his 18-year-old daughter.

Jerry Bausby was found guilty Monday in the March 2016 death of Daizsa Bausby. He was convicted of second-degree murder, sodomy, incest and sexual abuse.

Jackson County prosecutors say Jerry Bausby picked his daughter at their home and took her to a motel, where he sexually assaulted and killed her.

Investigators say Diazsa Bausby was suffocated.

Prosecutors say DNA and forensic evidence established Jerry Bausby as the prime suspect in his daughter’s death.

Jerry Bausby will be sentenced Sept. 20.

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