Osage County SO investigates suspicious death

Robert Smith
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

The Osage County Sheriff's Office said Monday it was engaged in an ongoing investigation of a death in which foul play was suspected.

The Sheriff's Office received a call about 11:45 p.m. Sept. 23 regarding a non-responsive male at a residence "located by Bartlesville, in Osage County." Osage County deputies responded, along with Bartlesville EMS and the Bartlesville police. The non-responsive male was pronounced dead at the scene.

The deceased was identified as Ryan Brown, the Osage County Sheriff's Office said. The Sheriff's Office requested that anyone with potentially helpful information call 918-287-3535 to share that information.

Sheriff Eddie Virden said the investigation has not reached a conclusion, and that officers continue to conduct interviews and run warrants, as needed.