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Saturday, April 24, 2021

Shooting Investigation in Henry County

WANTED PERSON -- INVESTIGATION OF 1ST DEGREE ASSAULT, 1ST DEGREE BURGLARY AND ARMED CRIMINAL ACTION.

KEVIN LEE THORNBURG, W/M, AGE 32, HGT: 6'0, LBS: 200, HAIR: BROWN, EYES: GREEN.

Deputies are currently on scene in the 700 block of SE 250 (Coal area) investigating this incident and Thornburg is currently wanted for questioning regarding his involvement, in which the victim sustained a gunshot wound to the arm, believed by means of a shotgun.

Thornburg fled the scene heading west on SE 250 in a black or dark blue pick-up truck (possibly an extended cab Chevrolet) with the reported shotgun still in his possession. It is unknown if there were other occupants in the the truck at the time of the incident or upon its departure.

Kevin Thornburg should be considered ARMED & DANGEROUS at this time and is being sought by law enforcement officers which are in the area searching for the suspect. If you have any information regarding this incident or know of Thornburg's current location, please contact Henry County Central Communications @ (660) 885-5587 or your local law enforcement agency.

Utilize EXTREME CAUTION if you should come into contact with Thornburg for any reason and immediately notify law enforcement.