NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (FOX 56) — Authorities in Florida have confirmed murder suspect Kenneth Strange is dead.

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Strange was wanted in the death of Lydia Cassady who was found dead in her home on Jan. 5. Strange was the live-in boyfriend of Cassady.

Since Wednesday, police have been on the hunt for Strange. They believed him to be in a 2019 Jeep Renegade with a woman named Shirley Shewmaker.

Sunday, officers with the Lake Wales Police Department spotted Strange at a Love’s Travel Stop in the area.

According to police, when officers approached Strange, he pulled out a handgun and shot himself.