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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 Investigates Deadly Pike County Fire

Phelps, KY. (January 12, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call on January 12, 2022 at 12:14 am of a residential fire in the Phelps community. Investigators responded to the house fire located on 5th Street in the Phelps community of Pike County.  The preliminary investigation revealed that emergency personnel located Teresa Fields, 65 years […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigate Pedestrian Fatal

Pippa Passes, KY. (October 14, 2021) – On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at approximately 2:42 P.M, Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a call in reference to a pedestrian struck on KY-899 in the Pippa Passes Community of Knott County. Troopers and Detectives responded to the scene where they located a male subject they identified as […]

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Kentucky State Police Investigate Fatal Leslie County Accident

Cutshin, KY. (October 10, 2021) – On Sunday, October 10, 2021, at approximately 2:10 P.M, Kentucky State Police, Post 13, Hazard, received a report of a two-vehicle injury accident on KY-699 in the Cutshin Community of Leslie County. Troopers responded to the scene where they located one female deceased. Initial investigation indicates that Sherry Cornett, 51, of […]

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Kentucky State Police Morehead Make an Arrest in Elliott County Cold Case

City, KY. (Date) – Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead, detectives and the Elliott County Commonwealth Attorney’s Office worked together to be able to obtain and serve an arrest warrant on Brian Flannery, 57 years of age from Tick Ridge Fork Olive Hill KY. Mr. Flannery was arrested in connection with the 2015 ambush style murder of […]

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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 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. […]