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Person of interest in Allen County, Kansas double homicide may be in Oklahoma area, officials say

Posted: 11:37 AM, Dec 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-28 17:37:25Z
Ben Converse

ALLEN COUNTY, Okla. — The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says a man sought in connection with a double homicide may be in the Oklahoma area.

69-year-old John Tadlock and his daughter, 36-year-old Molly Wilson, were found dead from gunshot wounds on Thursday in Iola, Kansas.

The person of interest in the case was identified as Ben Converse, 38. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 175 pounds. He may be driving a maroon 2011 Kia Forte with Kansas license plate 509 KZS. Converse may be in Oklahoma, officials said.

Anyone who sees the man is asked to contact the Iola Police Department at 620-365-4960.

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