KSP: Man facing murder charge after strangling girlfriend in Webster Co.

KSP: Man facing murder charge after strangling girlfriend in Webster Co.
Published: Aug. 14, 2022 at 6:42 PM CDT
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DIXON, Ky. (WFIE) - A Webster County man has been arrested and charged with murder, according to Kentucky State Police.

State troopers say that 47-year-old William Brian Virgin contacted Webster County Dispatch on Saturday and told operators that he strangled his girlfriend to death. KSP officials say once authorities arrived on scene, they found the dead body of 32-year-old Heather Davidson.

According to KSP officials, the Webster County Sheriff’s Office requested state troopers to conduct the investigation.

Virgin is currently being held in the Webster County Detention Center.

KSP officials say the investigation remains ongoing.

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