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Couple’s daughter slain

A former Hillsboro resident whose parents live in Marion was found dead Monday on the family’s property in rural Salina.

According to Saline County Sheriff’s Captain Brian Shea, Kandi (Thouvenell) Sprague, 28, was reported missing Thursday by her family. Her body was found Monday morning on East Shipton Road, Salina, near the couple’s home.

Shea could not divulge the manner in which she died.

Her husband, Davin Richard Sprague, 36, was arrested late Monday and charged with first-degree murder.

Kandi Sprague graduated from Hillsboro High School in 2000. Her parents, Jerry and Sheila Thouvenell, live in Marion.

Davin Sprague’s first appearance was this morning in Saline County District Court in Salina.

Last modified Aug. 5, 2010