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Woman accused of beating boyfriend to death with baseball bat

(Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department official Facebook page) (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department official Facebook page)
(Source: Holly Brantley, KFVS) (Source: Holly Brantley, KFVS)
Glenna A. Wilbourn (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department) Glenna A. Wilbourn (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A woman faces a murder charge in connection with the death of her boyfriend.

McCracken County sheriff's deputies were called to 2728 Pool Road at 2:01 a.m. Thursday.

The caller reported there had been a fight between William Ashley and Glenna Wilbourn, his live-in girlfriend.

The called also told deputies that Wilbourn had beat 61-year-old Ashley with a baseball bat.

When deputies arrived, they found Ashley dead in front of the home with visible injuries.

Deputies found a baseball bat believed to be the weapon used to assault.

Glenna A. Wilbourn, 49, is charged with murder.

An autopsy is scheduled for 8 a.m. Thursday.

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