Cold Case of Richard Strable

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State Police Request Help Resolving Richard Strable Murder

On Tuesday, April 15, 1986, Cincinnati native Richard Strable was traveling to Prestonsburg, KY for a business meeting. He stopped to assist a possible stranded motorist at the old toll plaza on the Mountain Parkway just west of Salyersville. During this stop, Mr. Strable was shot and killed in a robbery. If anyone has any information regarding this investigation, please contact Detective Jason Dials with the Kentucky State Police Post 9 at 606-433-7711 or email to .

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Kentucky State Police
Post 9 - Pikeville

Detective Jason Dials

Phone: 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state)

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