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Cold Case on the Murder of Larry Gene Newsome

State Police Request Help Resolving Larry Gene Newsome Murder

Body discovered ago.

On December 29, 1979, Larry Gene Newsome was shot at his home in Pike County, KY. He died later that night at the hospital from the gunshot wound. Any information regarding this investigation should be forwarded to Detective Detective Jason Merlo of the Kentucky State Police Post 9 at 606-433-7711 or email to Jason.Merlo@ky.gov.

Investigating Officer Contact Information

Kentucky State Police
Post 9 - Pikeville

Detective Jason Merlo

Phone: 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state)
or
606-433-7711
E-mail: Jason.Merlo@ky.gov

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