On 12/20/11 at 9:35 a.m., Columbia Police officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of White Oak Lane in reference to a check subject. Upon officers’ arrival they located Timothy Ray Jones, deceased, on the MKT Trail nearby. Evidence showed Jones had been murdered.

If you have any information regarding this homicide, please contact the Columbia Police Department, or call CrimeStoppers at (573) 875-TIPS to remain anonymous.