Search underway for double murder suspect in Kansas Search underway for Kansas double murder suspect

HILLS CITY, Kan. (KWCH) – Authorities are searching for a person of interest in a double homicide in rural northwest Kansas.

Our Gray affiliate, KWCH-TV, reports that two people were found dead Thursday near Hill City, in a rural part of Graham County. People are being urged to stay inside and lock their doors while deputies from several law enforcement agencies search an area north of Hays for the man.

Authorities have identified the person of interest in the double murder as Efren Mascarenas.

He is described as 5’2″, 130 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Mascarenas is believed to be armed and dangerous.

Authorities say the vehicle he was believed to be driving has been abandoned. The vehicle was one of the victims

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