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Kentucky State Police Investigate
Double Homicide in Gallatin County - Suspect Sought

Warsaw, KY - The Kentucky State Police, Campbellsburg Post, is currently investigating a double homicide that occurred prior to 6:00 AM today.

At 6:01 AM, the Kentucky State Police were contacted by Gallatin County Dispatch and requested to send officers to a residence located on Weldon Way, in the city limits of Warsaw.

Upon the officers' arrival, four victims were found at the residence. Two victims, both children, were deceased. Cody Sharon, six years old, and Chelbi Sharon, seven years old, were found dead.

Courtney Sharon, ten years old, as well as their mother, Carolyn Marksberry, are currently being treated at the University of Cincinnati Hospital.

Warrants have been issued in Gallatin County for Marco Allen Chapman, date of birth 09/04/71.

Chapman is described as 5'8", approximately 170-180 pounds, blue eyes and brown hair with a mustache and goatee.

Chapman is believed to be operating a gray 1992 Dodge Dakota pickup truck with Kentucky license plate 9448-EF. The vehicle has damage to both the front  bumper and a rear quarter panel, with NASCAR decals in the window.

Chapman may be headed to West Virginia, Virginia, or the Baltimore, Maryland area.   Photos of Chapman may be located at by clicking here.

Anyone with information on the location of Marco Allen Chapman is advised to contact the Kentucky State Police at (800)-222-5555.

Use caution if you come in contact with Marco and do not attempt to apprehend Chapman yourself.

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