Morehead, KY. (January 18, 2022) – Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call for assistance from Morehead Dispatch with a fatal structure fire on KY 1274 in Rowan County. After the fire was extinguished, firefighters discovered two sets of human remains inside the burnt residence. The human remains could not be identified and have been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for identification. Investigators are working together to determine the cause of the fire. Kentucky State Police was assisted on scene by Morehead Fire Department and Rowan County Coroner’s Office. This case remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police.
MOUNT VERNON, KY. (October 26, 2019) – –On Saturday October 26, 2019 at approximately 07:19 AM, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London was contacted by Rockcastle 911 requesting assistance on two gunshot victims on Mohawk Lane in Rockcastle County. Preliminary investigation indicates that two victims were shot on Mohawk Lane Road shortly after 7 AM. […]
PIKEVILLE, Ky. – A Salyersville, Ky., man, Tommy Joe Minix, 35, was sentenced to 120 months in federal prison on Thursday, by U.S. District Judge Karen Caldwell, for conspiracy to distribute 50 grams or more of methamphetamine and possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking. According to his plea agreement, on April 9, 2018, Minix […]
Payne Gap, Ky. (August 13, 2020) – A two vehicle crash in Letcher County Thursday afternoon resulted in the death of a Jenkins man. At around 2:40 p.m., Troopers with Kentucky State Police (K.S.P.) Post 13 were called to investigate the crash which occurred on US 119 at the intersection of Jim Banks Road. Jenkins […]