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Homicide investigation underway in McCracken Co. after woman found dead

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

A homicide investigation is underway in McCracken County, Kentucky after authorities found a 75-year-old woman dead in her home on Monday, January 9.

According to the McCracken County Sheriffs Department, Fredricka Harpole, 75, was found dead around 11:40 a.m. Monday at her home, located just off of Loveless Florence Road East. Harpole had been living at the home for about a year with two other family members.

Authorities say the two family members living with Harpole left home Monday morning and returned around 11:40 a.m. to find her dead.

Foul play is suspected.

McCracken County Sheriff Jon Hayden is asking anyone who may have noticed anyone in the area between 8 a.m. and 11:30 am to call the sheriff's department or your local law enforcement agency.

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