Deborah Lynn Harless dies in fatal Boone County shooting

Fatal Boone County shooting death of Deborah Lynn Harless – Obituary

Authorities from the State Police have affirmed their commitment to the ongoing inquiry following a Thursday evening incident in Boone County.

On Middle White Oak Road in Peytona, troopers promptly responded to reports of a shooting. Upon their arrival, troopers encountered a tragic scene, discovering Deborah Lynn Harless, the victim, who had succumbed to a gunshot wound.

At the scene, law enforcement took Howard Kirk into custody as a suspect in the case. However, the investigation remains active and ongoing. As of now, troopers have refrained from disclosing any additional details regarding the altercation or the circumstances that culminated in the tragic shooting.