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Sheriff's Office Investigating Possible Homicide


The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating a possible homicide in eastern Lawrence County. 

Deputies were called to a residence located north of Marionville on Sunday May 24th around 1:30 p.m. for a report of a deceased person.

When deputies arrived, the located a 53 YOA female deceased at the location.  A male subject also at the location was taken into custody and currently being held in the Lawrence County Jail pending further investigation.

It is believed the victim and suspect knew each other and there is no immediate threat to citizens in the area. 

Further information will be released as available.