Campton, KY. (October 23, 2020) –On October 22, 2020, Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call for assistance from Wolfe County Dispatch with a two vehicle injury collision. Investigators determined through their investigation, Yolanda Anderson, 59 years of age, of Jackson, KY was traveling south on KY 15 in a 2007 Toyota Sienna. Teddy Combs, 63 years of age, of Clay City, KY was traveling north on KY 15 in a 2008 Chevy Silverado along with his passenger, Eddie Ray King, 57 years of age, of Rogers, KY. The two vehicles collided head on. Ms. Anderson was transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital by air medical to be treated for non-life threatening injuries. Mr. Combs was transported by Wolfe/Breathitt EMS to Jackson Appalachian Regional Healthcare to be treated for non-life threatening injuries. Mr. King was transported to Jackson Appalachian Regional Healthcare and pronounced deceased by Breathitt County Coroner Hargis Epperson. Kentucky State Police was assisted by Wolfe County Sheriff’s Department, Wolfe/Breathitt EMS and Wolfe County Fire and Rescue. This collision remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead.
Sassafras, KY. (January 6, 2021) – On January 5, 2021, at approximately 5:24 P.M, Troopers with Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, responded to a two-vehicle collision in the Sassafras Community of Knott County. Initial investigation indicates that Sasha Hoover, 32, of Whitesburg, was operating a 2020 Jeep Cherokee, southbound, when she crossed the center line into […]
Former Big Sandy Prison Employee and Inmate Indicted for Methamphetamine Trafficking and Other Charges
LEXINGTON, Ky.- A former Cook Supervisor at United States Penitentiary Big Sandy, Hank Williams, 56, of Weeksbury, Kentucky, was indicted on Thursday in federal court for one count of conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine, one count of money laundering, two counts of attempting to possess with intent to distribute 50 grams or […]
Martin, KY. (January 06, 2021) – The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call on Tuesday, January 05, 2021, in reference to a shooting in Floyd County. The caller reported two individuals had been shot. KSP troopers and detectives responded to a residence on Caney Fork Road where the caller stated the shooting occurred. The […]