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Fountain Run man arrested for Monroe Co., KY murder

25 year old arrested in limits of Bowling Green, charged with the murder of 53 year old Roger G. Mansfield of Cherry Street, Fountain Run, KY
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By TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
News from Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

TOMPKINSVILLE, KY - 25-year-old Kassey Russell of Fountain Run was arrested on Tuesday night, July 9, 2013, at 11:47pmCT in the limits of Bowling Green at Kentucky State Police Post 3. Russell was charged with the Murder of 53-year-old Roger G. Mansfield of Cherry Street, Fountain Run, KY.

Detectives developed information throughout the course of the day that led them to Russell who was found at a local hotel in Bowling Green. KSP personnel from Post 3 initially arrested Russell on an unrelated warrant prior to charging him with the murder.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday at the State Medical Examiner's office in Louisville to determine the exact cause of death. Detective Bradley Stotts is investigating. Fountain Run Police Chief Harlod Brown also assisted. - TFC BILLY R. GREGORY

Story courtesy TFC Billy Gregory, Public Affairs Officer, Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown ST, (at Exit 49, Louie B. Nunn Parkway), Columbia, KY. Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY, covers the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

This story was posted on 2013-07-10 01:00:19
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