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Update to the Death Investigation in Butler County

Date of News Release: 10/23/2011

Jason Britt

(Bowling Green, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green, has located the flat black BMW with Orange Stripes. The BMW was located at a residence off of Barren River Road in Warren County, Kentucky. Kentucky State Police is still searching for Jason and Sharon Britt.

The subjects are wanted for questioning regarding the current death investigation. Anyone with any information regarding the whereabouts of Jason and Sharon Britt are asked to contact Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or (270) 782-2010.

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Death Investigation in Butler County

Date of News Release: 10/23/2011

(Bowling Green, KY) - On Saturday, October 23, 2011, at 6:39 P.M Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green, was contacted by Butler County Dispatch regarding a call for service at 16 O.J. Basham Road in Morgantown, Kentucky.

When Troopers arrived they had discovered that Ronald D. Lee (51) of Morgantown had been allegedly shot by an arrow. Mr. Lee was transported to Vanderbilt University Hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead by the Vanderbilt Surgery Team. An autopsy will be performed this morning (10/23/2011) in Nashville, Tennessee. The investigation is ongoing and is being led by Detective Brad Stevenson.

Kentucky State Police are also looking for two subjects for questioning in connection with this investigation. The first subject is a male by the name of Jason Britt. The second subject is a female who may be traveling with Mr. Britt by the name of Sharon (last name is unknown at this time). The two subjects are possibly driving a flat black BMW with Orange racing stripes.

Anyone one with any information on the whereabouts of these two subjects is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 or (270) 782-2010.

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