Hopkinsville Police asking for help in locating 2013 murder suspect

Suspect has ties to Kentucky, Ohio, Canada
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Posted at 3:10 PM, Aug 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-07 15:10:06-04

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Hopkinsville, Kentucky Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man for the 2013 murder of a woman.

They say that Jason Van Patterson is wanted for the 2013 murder of Faye Springfield. The murder happened in Hopkinsville but the man has ties to Canada, Ohio, and several areas in Kentucky:

Madisonville, KY

Manitou, KY

Georgetown, KY

Maysville, KY

Lexington, KY

Lancaster, KY

Higginsport, OH (Brown County)

Cincinnati, OH

Ontario, Canada

Quebec, Canada

Nova Scotia, Canada

Toronto, Canada

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information that leads to the arrest of Patterson. You can remain anonymous and police say that you will not have to appear in court. You can call 270-887-TIPS, or you can send an anonymous text to "CRIMES" (274637) and then enter "hpdtip" in the text, followed by your tip information.