Search called off for remains of murdered man in Boone Co - Tucson News Now

Search called off for remains of murdered man in Boone Co.

Barn located on Allen's property in Verona, KY Barn located on Allen's property in Verona, KY
VERONA, KY (FOX19) -

The Boone County Sheriff's Office says no further searching is planned for the remains of a man who was murdered and dismembered.

Three men, Jefferey All, 21, Anthony Baumgartner, 23, and Stephen Harkness, 22, were arrested Tuesday for Murder, Kidnapping, Abuse of a corpse, and Tampering with physical evidence in the death of a man who has yet to be identified.

Crews searched the Rumpke landfill in Butler, Ky. as well as a barn on Allen's property in Verona for the man's remains on Tuesday. Sheriff's spokesman Tom Scheben tells FOX19 no further searching is planned.

Investigators believe the victim is a suspected heroin dealer who was targeted by the suspects because they wanted to 'rid the world of evil.'

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