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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 Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Laurel County

Corbin, KY. (Jan. 12, 2022) –The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Critical Incident Response Team is investigating a trooper-involved shooting that occurred on Jan. 11 at approximately 10:00 p.m. EST in Laurel County. The preliminary investigation indicates that a KSP trooper was attempting to conduct a traffic stop on a vehicle for a traffic violation on the […]

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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 Arrest Initiate Multi-State Pursuit

Kimper, KY. (January 05, 2022) – Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received information on January 04, 2022 of a stolen vehicle in the Kimper community of Pike County. Troopers responded to the area and observed an International flatbed vehicle parked at a local service station. Troopers recognized the vehicle as stolen from Mingo County, West Virginia. […]

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Kentucky State Police Post 13 Welcomes New Dispatcher

Appalachian Citizens Voice is Locally Owned in Jackson, KY and is your Unbiased source for news and other information.  (Photo – From left to right) Col. Phillip Burnett Jr., Alden Bowling, Jason Long.  Hazard, KY. (October 15, 2021) – Today, Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police announced that 16 telecommunicators representing 11 posts located throughout […]

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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 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 […]