Willard couple found murdered in home

Steve Chapman

Willard police are investigating the deaths of a local couple who were found deceased in their home in the early morning hours of Saturday, Nov. 14, according to a report by KY 3.
Alexander Chute, 28, and Brianna Sproul, 30, were found dead of gunshot wounds in their house, located at the intersection of Main and Mill streets.
Tom McClain, Willard chief of police, stated he does not believe the homicides were the result of a random act.
“These folks in Willard were targeted,” he said.
The Willard Police Department are requesting that anyone with information to the case contact them. The Department’s number is (417)742-5340.
More will be reported on this story as information becomes available.


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