Morehead, KY (April 24, 2019) — The Kentucky State Police, Post 8 Morehead, received a call for assistance from the Bath County 911 Center. The telecommunicator advised a Bath County Deputy had been involved in a vehicle pursuit and discharged their agency issued firearm. It was determined the operator of the pursued vehicle suffered an injury causing his death. An autopsy is scheduled next date to determine the exact cause of death. This incident and circumstances surrounding it, remains under investigation by the Kentucky State Police Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT).
Morehead, KY (April 29, 2019)The suspect in the Bath County Officer Involved Shooting has been identified as Emory B. Moore, 29 years of age, of Mount Sterling, KY..