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Former basketball player killed in Kansas murder-suicide


November 15, 2018

SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities have identified a former college basketball player in Kentucky as the victim of a murder-suicide in suburban Kansas City.

Police in Shawnee, Kansas, found the bodies of 27-year-old Courtney Bivins, of Kansas City, Missouri, and 34-year-old Joshua Mobley, of Mission, Kansas, near a park on Sunday. Police say Mobley shot Bivins and then himself. Police in Kansas said they were "close friends" but weren't in a domestic relationship.

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that Bivins played in 19 games at Western Kentucky University before transferring to Campbel...

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