UPDATED: Suspect, victims identified in Butler County murders
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POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. (KBSI) – Identifications have been made following Thursday’s double murder in Butler County.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol has identified the shooter – who was shot and killed by Butler County officers Thursday afternoon – as 45-year-old Justin A. Morgan (son of Murphy).
The victims have been identified as Norman Murphy (76 years old) and Timothy Morgan (47 years old; son of Murphy and Morgan’s brother).