Valley Springs manhunt goes on

Lenore Rutherford, The Union Democrat

The search continues this morning for a suspect in the murder of a 9-year old girl at a residence on Rippon Road in Valley Springs.

Several law enforcement agencies are searching for a man, about 6 feet tall with a muscular build, last seen wearing a black long-sleeved shirt and blue pants.He is considered armed and dangerous

Anyone seeing someone in the area matching the suspect's description is urged to report it immediately to the Sheriff's Office and call 911.

Investigators also want any information relating to people who may have unexplained injuries or who have left town unexpectedly after the crime was reported. A 24-hour tip line hasbeen set up to answer calls regarding the case. That number is 754-6030.

They are continuing to interview several people. No suspects are in custody.

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