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Man charged in murder of South Shore woman

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June 30, 2013

Wayne Allen


PDT Staff Writer


According to released information from the Russell, Ky. Police Department, Arthur R. Quigley, 30, has been charged with the murder of Mary C. Dixion of South Shore, Ky.


According to Russell Detective Adam Davis a deceased female found behind the Hobby Lobby, store in Russell, Ky., on June 29 has been tentatively identified as Dixion.


Dixion has been missing since 10:30 p.m. June 26.


“A criminal investigation was conducted by Russell Police Department with assistance from the Bellefonte, Flatwoods Police Departments, and the Russell Fire Department,” Davis said. “Following an intensive investigation, Arthur R. Quigley, age 30, most recently of Kitts Hill, Ohio was arrested in Eldorado, Ohio by members of the Preble County Sheriff’s Office, accompanied by Detective Adam Davis and Chief Tim Wilson of the Russell Police Department.”


Quigley has been charged with the murder of Mary C. Dixion and will be extradited to Kentucky in the near future.


The investigation is ongoing and no further information was yet available.


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