West Liberty, KY. (October 23, 2020) –On October 22, 2020, Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call of a domestic violence dispute in Morgan County. Through the investigation, it was determined that a physical altercation had occurred between Randy Haney, 41 years of age, of West Liberty and Deloris Haney, of West Liberty. During the altercation, a juvenile retreived a firearm and fired the weapon striking Mr. Haney. Mr. Haney was transported to Appalacian Regional Healthcare in West Liberty by Morgan County EMS to be treated for life threatening injuries. Mr. Haney was pronounced deceased by Morgan County Coroner Raymond Vancleave. Kentucky State Police was assisted by Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, Morgan County EMS and West Liberty Police Department. This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead.
Beattyville, KY. (November 10, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is conducting a missing person investigation following the disappearance of a man in Lee County. The initial investigation indicates James Sipple, 38 years old of Beattyville, KY, was last seen at his residence on New Virginia Ridge Rd, on October 28, 2020. He was […]
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is moving forward with efforts to repair and reopen the westbound lanes of the Mountain Parkway near the Powell-Wolfe county line. The westbound lanes were closed July 22 after a sinkhole developed beneath the pavement. Westbound traffic has been detoured onto KY 15, which runs parallel to the Mountain Parkway, between […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. – A Beattyville, Kentucky man, Michael B. Hensley, 58, was sentenced on Monday to 248 months in federal prison, by Chief U.S. District Judge Danny Reeves, for possession with intention to distribute methamphetamine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking. According to his plea agreement, Hensley admitted that on February 25, 2019, […]