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Human Remains Found in Breathitt County

On Saturday October1st, the remains of an unknown person were found in the Clayhole community of Breathitt County. Breathitt County Coroner Hargis Epperson confirmed that human remains were found. The remains were sent to the Kentucky State Medical Examiner’s Office and Dental Records & DNA are being used to attempt to positively identify the body. […]

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Kentucky State Police Searching For Missing Perry County Man

Kentucky State Police Searching For Missing Perry County Man Hazard, KY. (January 28, 2022) – Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, is continuing its search for a missing Perry County man last seen July 19, 2021. Dustin B. Sexton, 35, of Hazard was reported missing by family members on September 11, 2021. Sexton is described as a […]

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Kentucky State Police Searching for Missing Perry County Family (UPDATE)

**UPDATE** (January 13, 2022) –On January 13, 2022, at approximately 3:07 P.M, Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call advising that volunteers with Vicco and Lotts Creek Fire and Rescue located human remains close to the creek bank in the Rowdy Community of Perry County. Troopers responded to the scene along with the Perry […]

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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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(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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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 […]