Dry Ridge, KY. (April 30, 2020) – Kentucky State Police, Post 6 in Dry Ridge, is requesting any information regarding the murder of Sharon Elaine Charles Long. Mrs. Long was last seen alive at the TA Truck Stop in Richwood, KY on March 29th,1990. Her body was recovered in Grant County in the vicinity of I-75 near Corinth, KY on March 30th, 1990. KSP requests any member of the community who has information, please contact Kentucky State Police at 859-428-1212. Detectives are actively investigating this incident.
Original Press Release From 1990:
WANTED – INFORMATION ON MURDER VICTIM SHARON ELAINE LONG
On Friday, March 30, 1990 at 2:45 p.m. Elaine’s body was found along southbound I-75 near the 146mm. Elaine was last seen by her husband entering the parking lot of the Boron Truck Stop of America (T/A), Richwood exit, at about 9:30p.m., Thursday, March 29.
Elaine was wearing a green sweat shirt with picture of a unicorn on the front, blue jeans, pink and white L.A. Gear Tennis shoes, and possibly a maroon cord coat. Elaine had no teeth and did not wear dentures.
The Kentucky State Police would like to speak with anyone who many have seen, talked with, or given a ride to Elaine Long on Thursday, March 29 or Friday, March 30, 1990.
Please contact the Kentucky State Police: 606/491-1111 or 606/428-1212.
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