Butler County Times Gazette
  • Kilbourne in Custody: Suspect in shooting of Butler County Deputy has been arrested

  • Jan Tracy Kilbourne was arrested Friday morning at about 3 a.m. after a tip led authorities to a location in Wichita.
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  • After a 5-day manhunt, the man who is believed to have shot a Butler County Deputy during a routine stop Monday morning is in custody.
    Jan Tracy Kilbourne, who has a long history of criminal activity and skills as a survivalist, was located at 700 S. Terrace in Wichita at about 2:40 a.m. Friday after a tip led officers to that location.
    A $5,000 reward had been offered Thursday for information leading to Kilbourne's arrest.
    There will be a press conference later today and the story will be posted here and included in Saturday morning's El Dorado Times and Augusta Gazette.
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