KBI identifies person of interest in Medicine Lodge woman’s death
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update Wednesday night, July 29, 2020: The Kansas Bureau of Investigation reports 34-year-old Clinton Rogers, identified as a person of interest in the homicide of Joyce Foulkrod in Medicine Lodge, could be driving a dark red 1995 Chevrolet Camaro he stole Sunday (July 26).
The KBI said the Camaro might still bear Kansas license plate: 870-JUK.
Update Wednesday afternoon, July 29, 2020: The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), the Medicine Lodge Police Department, and the Barber County Sheriff’s Office ask for public’s help in the search for a person of interest connected with the death of a 61-year-old Medicine Lodge woman found dead in her home Monday afternoon.
The death of Joyce Foulkrod is being investigated as a homicide and in connection with the case, law-enforcement agencies are looking for Clinton Wayne Rogers and his 2002 white Ford extended cab F-150 pickup truck with possible Kansas license plate, 870JUK.
Clinton Rogers is a 34-year-old man with hazel eyes. He is 6′1 and weighs about 270 pounds.
Anyone who knows the whereabouts of Clint Rogers, or sees his white F-150 pickup truck, is asked to call the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME. Tips related to this case can also be submitted online at: https://www.kbi.ks.gov/sar.
Update Tuesday, July 28, 2020: The KBI continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of 61-year-old Joyce Foulkrod in Barber County. Agents were on the scene in Medicine Lodge again Tuesday, investigating her death as a homicide after a family member on Monday afternoon found her dead inside her home.
Family and friends are still struggling to understand why someone would want to kill Foulkrod.
“She was one of the nicest, caring people you would ever meet. I don’t think anyone would have a bad thing to say about her,” friend Sherry Inslee said.
Foulkrod’s home is now a crime scene and autopsy results are pending to determine exactly how she died. The investigation has neighbors on edge as officers continue looking for a suspect.
“It’s a freaky ordeal, it makes you scared,” Inslee said. “This town? You don’t have to lock your doors, you don’t have to do this or that. I mean, people just don’t bother people.”
As a community mourns with Foulkrod’s friends and family, they ask anyone with information to come forward. Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to call the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME. Tips can also be submitted online at https://www.kbi.ks.gov/sar.
Monday, July 27, 2020:
(Update): The Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI), the Medicine Lodge Police Department, and the Barber County Sheriff’s Office are investigating after a Medicine Lodge woman was found dead Monday afternoon.
The KBI said the Medicine Lodge Police Department requested its assistance at about 2 p.m. Monday. Special agents and the Crime Scene Response Team responded.
The KBI said a little before 1:50 p.m. Monday, a family member called 911 after finding a 61-year-old woman dead inside her Medicine Lodge home. EMS pronounced the woman dead at the scene. The KBI identifies her as Joyce A. Foulkrod.
“Preliminary information leads investigators to believe Foulkrod’s death was a homicide,” the KBI said. “An autopsy will be conducted Tuesday.”
Anyone with information related to this investigation is asked to call the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME. Tips can also be submitted online at https://www.kbi.ks.gov/sar.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation confirmed it is assisting the Medicine Lodge Police Department and the Barber County Sheriff’s Office with a suspicious death investigation in Medicine Lodge.
Monday night, the KBI said agents and the Crime Scene Response Team are on the scene, but as of 8:30 p.m., did not provide further information.
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