Tuesday, 07 April 2020
Login |  Register 
***BREAKING NEWS***    KS Governor limits church, funerals, due to virus    ***
Find Products or Services in your local community
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Suspicious fatal fire investigated by KBI

(KMZA)--A deadly Marshall County house fire has led to an investigation involving the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.

That word comes in a release from the KBI which says the agency is working with the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office, and the Office of the State Fire Marshal.

The sheriff’s office on February 7 requested the assistance of the KBI when circumstances appeared suspicious.

The fire happened on the morning of January 24, in Vermillion. Emergency crews responded to the scene, at 301 5th Street, around 7:15, following reports of an explosion and fire.

Once the fire was extinguished, crews searched the inside of the home and located the homeowner, 83-year-old Donald McLaughlin, who was pronounced dead.

An autopsy was performed and an investigation into the fire and McLaughlin’s death began.

The release states that authorities do not believe there is any threat to the public as the investigation is ongoing.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.

Atchison man facing child sex charges
Child's injuries lead to arrest
Trash truck driver killed in Jefferson Co wreck
Four teens facing charges in two Doniphan Co burglaries
Second COVID-19 case confirmed in Atchison Co
KS virus numbers continue to increase
Second case of COVID-19 confirmed in SE Neb
Local tribe welcomes buffalo in "uncertain times"
Atchison Tubular Services set to close
Woman injured in Doniphan Co crash
KS reports tenth virus-related death
Confirmed COVID-19 cases rise across KS
Stolen vehicle sought by Atchison Police
Highway 75 project to begin Tuesday
KS virus death toll climbs to 13
New Riverside USD 114 superintendent named
Virus numbers increase across KS
3rd COVID-19 case confirmed in area SE Neb county
Missouri stay-at-home order issued Friday
County updated on local COVID-19 testing, supplies

Click Here For All Stories

KS Governor limits church, funerals, due to virus
KS reports rising virus numbers
SE Nebraska Covid-19 testing update
Atchison Commission addresses virus issues
New guidelines at hospital in Auburn
County updated on local COVID-19 testing, supplies
Doniphan Co Courthouse remains closed
STEP Foundation announces grant recipient
Hiawatha Police encouraging residents to " stay-at-home"
Confirmed COVID-19 cases rise across KS
Click Here For All Stories

©2020 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report
Powered by Radio Media Group