Suspicious Death Investigation Update.
On November 21, 2019 at 12:45 A.M., Troopers responded to a structure fire at 8472 Courtney Hallow in the town of Clarksville, NY. The fire was contained and at least two bodies were located in the residence. *New York State Police were attempting to locate William J. Larson Jr., 17 of Clarksville, NY for questioning. Larson was identified on scene while the fire was being extinguished and left the location prior to State Police arriving. Larson has been located by State Police patrols without incident.
New York State Police were assisted by NYSDEC, NYS Forest Rangers, Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, Allegany County Emergency Services, Cuba Police Department, Clarksville Fire Department, Clarksville Ambulance, Obi Church and the people of town of Clarksville.
This is an ongoing criminal investigation.