Tollesboro, KY. (February 6, 2020) –On February 7, 2020, at 5:11 pm Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead received a call for assistance with a domestic violence complaint from Lewis County Dispatch. Lewis County Sheriff’s Department and Vanceburg Police Department arrived on the scene prior to Kentucky State Police Troopers. Officers with Lewis County Sheriff’s Department and Vanceburg Police Department were confronted by a man brandishing a weapon. The officers fired their agency issued weapons at the man. He then entered into a garage where he refused to come out when officers gave verbal commands for him too. The male was identified as Adrian Hord, 41 years of age, of Tollesboro, Ky.
After a brief standoff, Mr. Hord exited the garage and was placed under arrest. Adrian Hord is lodged in the Lewis County Detention Center, pending charges. Kentucky State Police was assisted by Lewis County Sheriff’s Department, Vanceburg Police Department, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, Lewis County EMS and Lewis County Fire Department. This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Morehead.
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