Law enforcement seeks public’s help in Emporia death case
EMPORIA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and Lyon County authorities are asking the public for help in solving the killing of a 19-year-old from Emporia.
Lyon County deputies were called Sept. 6 to investigate a suspicious vehicle on a road about five miles east of Emporia. The deputies found the car on fire, with the body of Jesus Avila-Galvin Jr. inside.
The KBI said in a news release Tuesday that several agencies continue to investigate the case and believe even small details could help bring a resolution.
Anyone with information is asked to call the KBI at 1-800-KS-CRIME or Lyon County Crime Stoppers at 620-342-2273.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest.