LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police in South Korea detained the son of the owner of the ferry that sank in April, which killed more than 300 people.


They had been looking for the 73-year-old ferry owner until last month. That's when authorities found his body after a massive manhunt.


They weren't able to determine how the owner died.


Police say the man's son was also on the run and is a major shareholder in his father's company.


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