Kilby DOA

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Kilby DOA



Boone, NC – On Sunday, July 12, 2020, at around 7:50 am, Boone Police and Watauga Medics responded to 240 Meadow Hill Drive, apartment 403, after receiving a 911 about an unresponsive male. The individual was located by officers and found to be deceased. He was identified as Burl Clayton Kilby Jr., age 58, of Watauga, North Carolina. The medical examiner has not yet determined his cause of death. The Boone Police Department detectives are investigating the incident, but no foul play was suspected, and the cause of death will be determined by the autopsy and toxicology report.