Louisville author Sue Grafton dies at 77

Louisville author Sue Grafton dies at 77

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Mystery author Sue Grafton has died at the age of 77.

Grafton died Thursday evening, according to family friend Steve Bass.

Grafton, a Louisville native, was best known for her "alphabet" series featuring her character Kinsey Millhone.

Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer issued a statement on Grafton's death via Twitter.

Her last book in the series "Y is for Yesterday" was released in August.

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