Cowley County authorities say just after noon they spotted the man accused of shooting a Butler County Sheriff’s deputy.
KSNW-TV reports that a woman found a man inside her home near the junction of K-15 and US-77 in Cowley County. The man ran when she noticed him.
The Kansas Highway Patrol is sending a helicopter and troopers to assist Cowley County. It’s being considered an active manhunt at this time.
The officers will soon be searching a nearby field for the suspect.
Jan Tracy Kilbourne has been on the loose since Monday.