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Kentucky State Police investigating 'brutal' slaying in western Kentucky


HENDERSON, Kentucky — Kentucky State Police say they are searching for a suspect in the "brutal" slaying of a western Kentucky man.

Police told The Gleaner ( that troopers found 20-year-old Blake G. Crews inside a residence in Henderson with multiple gunshot wounds to the face. Police spokesman Corey King described the slaying as "brutal in nature."

He said police were originally called to investigate a burglary in process.

King said Crews didn't live at the address and was believed to be house-sitting.

He said investigators are searching for a suspect and a motive. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 270-826-3312 or 1-800-222-5555.

Information from: The Gleaner,

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