Brownfield Sheriff’s Office Investigate a Homicide

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Source:  Terry County Jail 

The Brownfield Sheriff’s Office has confirmed they are investigating a homicide which occurred Sunday evening.

Terry County Sheriff Larry Gilbreath said Sheriff’s Deputies was called to a residence in rural Terry County Sunday evening around 6:00 pm.  Deputies responded to a residence near the intersection of FM 168 and FM 211.  They discovered a female subject had reportedly been shot by her husband.  Reports indicate 56 year old Kurt Blankenship was arrested and taken to the Terry County Jail on a charge of murder.

No further information has been released as of yet.


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