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Kentucky State Police Troopers Continue Investigation After Locating Kidnapped Juvenile

Cinda, KY. (October 5, 2021) – On Monday October 4, 2021 at approximately 11:30 P.M, Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call on Coon Creek Rd in Leslie County. The caller stated that they discovered that their juvenile daughter was missing. Trooper Chadd Daniels along with Trooper Ronnie Long responded to the scene and immediately […]

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Kentucky State Police Conducts Death Investigation in Floyd County

Prestonsburg, KY. (October 05, 2021) – The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call on Monday, October 04, 2021, at 03:31 a.m. regarding a stabbing in Floyd County. KSP investigators responded to a residence on State Road Fork and discovered a male had been stabbed. The initial investigation indicates an altercation between Joshua Holbrook and […]

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Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead Investigates Fatal Collision in Morgan County

West Liberty, KY. (October 4, 2021) – On October 3, 2021, Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call for assistance from Morgan County 911 Dispatch with a two vehicle fatal collision on KY 7 in Morgan County. Through the investigation, it was determined that Caleb Smith, 18 years of age from West Liberty was traveling […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigates Trooper-Involved Shooting in Knott County (Updated)

CARRIE, Ky. (Sept. 29, 2021) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) is investigating a trooper-involved shooting involving KSP Troopers from Post 13. The shooting occurred on July 10 at approximately 4:30 a.m. EDT in the Carrie community of Knott County.  At this time, KSP is able to release the findings from the preliminary […]

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(UPDATE) Kentucky State Police Investigates Missing Person in Pike County

(UPDATE) Pikeville, KY. (October 06, 2021) – Michael Smith has been located safe and in good condition. We would like to thank the public for their assistance in this investigation.   Fedscreek, KY. (September 29, 2021) –The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post is asking for the public’s assistance as part of an ongoing missing person investigation. KSP […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigates a Two Vehicle Fatal Collision in Pike County

Meta, KY. (September 29, 2021) – Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call regarding a two-vehicle fatal collision in Pike County at approximately 8:15 p.m. on September 28, 2021. The collision occurred on the State Highway 194 exit from US 119 in the Meta community of Pike County. Upon arrival and through investigation, troopers discovered 31-year-old Vergena Fields of […]

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Kentucky State Police Conducts Death Investigation in Whitley County

Williamsburg. KY. (September 16, 2021) – On September 15, 2021 shortly after 1:00 PM, Kentucky State Police London Post was notified by Whitley County Sheriff’s office of a possible shooting that took place at a residence on Buck Creek Road in Whitley County. The preliminary investigation reveals that Whitley County 911 was notified of a possible shooting […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigate Deadly Perry County Crash

Christopher, KY. (September 13, 2021) – Troopers with the Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, are investigating a collision that claimed the life of a Perry County man.  Troopers were dispatched to KY-451 in the Christopher Community of Perry County in reference to a collision involving injuries shortly after 5:00 P.M. Evidence at the scene indicated that Ricky V. […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Collision in Magoffin County

Salyersville, KY. (September 13, 2021) – Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a call on September 12, 2021, at 6:23 p.m. reporting a single vehicle collision had occurred on Old Burning Fork Road in the Salyersville community of Magoffin County. A trooper from Post 9 responded and began the investigation. The initial investigation indicated Samantha Lykins, 29 […]

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Update: (Bryan Jones Captured) Kentucky State Police Investigate Escaped Inmates in Madison County

Richmond, KY. (September 8, 2021) – Bryan Jones, was captured earlier this afternoon by the Richmond Police Department, in Richmond. The arrest came after RPD received a tip that Jones was in a field near Dixie Plaza. Jones is lodged in the Madison County Detention Center and is charged with Escape 2nd Degree. Original press release […]