YCSD Emergency Services received a 911 call reporting a body in a wooded area.
Katy Brown bio
Katy has always been popular with her peers despite her often-voiced opinions about everything.
Jennifer Adams bio
Native Oxonian Jennifer has made a name for herself with her peers and teachers.
Jennifer Adams interview
The detectives talked to Jennifer about how she came to find Katy's body.
Theora Fennelly bio
Theora has always been independent and taught her granddaughter to be the same way.
Theora Fennelly interview
The detectives talked to Katy's grandmother about their visit the morning Katy died.
Crime scene inventory
CSU submitted a preliminary inventory of evidence collected at the crime scene.
Lauren Brown bio
Since she became a mother, Lauren has been known for her persistence and determination.
Lauren Brown interview
The detectives asked Katy's mother to come in and talk to them about her daughter.
Richard Brown bio
Richard raised Katy to run the family business as his father did with him.
Richard Brown interview
The detectives asked Richard about Katy's relationships with him and others.
Cody Brown interview
The detectives asked Cody about Katy's friends at school and on the cheer squad.
Katy Brown phone records
Detectives Armstrong and Murphy reviewed recent calls on Katy's phone.
Sherry Guyton interview
The detectives invited a former cheerleader to tell them why she left the squad.
David Lane bio
David's first and longest lasting love is reading, so he's a born librarian.
David Lane interview
The detectives asked Katy's supervisor at the library to come in for few questions.
Tim Howorth interview
The detectives invited Katy's boyfriend to come in and tell them about her.
Hugh Shapiro bio
Hugh moved to town two years ago and became the first male cheerleader in YHS history.
Hugh Shapiro interview
The detectives asked Hugh to come in after school for a conversation.
Vaughn Roberts bio
Vaughn is living his dream of working at his alma mater, Yoknapatawpha High School.
Vaughn Roberts interview
The detectives asked one of the YHS administrators to talk to them about Katy.
Wanda Martin bio
Like her father, Wanda counted on sports taking her to college until that dream was crushed.
Wanda Martin interview
The detectives talked to a girl who reportedly resented Katy after changes in the YHS athletic programs.
Buzz Dakota interview
The detectives talked to a local eccentric who claimed to have information about the crime scene.
Forensics – crime scene
The crime lab sent over preliminary findings on evidence collected from the crime scene.
Paula Kruse interview
The detectives talked to one of Tim's friends about his relationship with Katy.
Sherry Guyton interview #2
The detectives asked Sherry to come back in to answer some more questions.
Jennifer Adams interview #2
The detectives asked Jennifer to come in again to clear up some conflicting information.
Cody Brown interview #2
The detectives asked Cody what he could add to what they learned from Katy's friends.
Gary Burnhart interview
A patrol officer brought in a potential person of interest to talk to the detectives.
Richard Brown interview #2
The detectives asked Richard to come back in to follow up on a few questions.
David Lane interview #2
The detectives brought in Katy's supervisor to follow up on some new information.
The Coroner's Office provided a preliminary summary of the Brown autopsy findings. Additional analyses are ongoing.
Holly Puskus interview #2
The detectives followed up with Coach Puskus on what they've learned since they last spoke.
Vaughn Roberts interview #2
The detectives asked Mr. Roberts to clarify his relationship with Katy.
Sherry Guyton interview #3
The detectives asked Sherry to come in and speak with them again.
Search – Guyton residence
YCSD investigators searched Sherry's home for evidence in the Katy Brown death investigation.
Search – Adams residence
YCSD investigators searched Jennifer's home for evidence in the Katy Brown death investigation.
Search – Brown residence
YCSD investigators searched the Browns' home for evidence in the Katy Brown death investigation.
Search – YHS
YCSD investigators searched the high school for evidence in the Katy Brown death investigation.
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