Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Death Investigation in Elliott County
Date of News Release: 04/04/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On April 3, 2011, at 1939 hours, KSP Post 8 Morehead received a report from the Elliott County Sheriff's Office that they were responding to KY1620 where a body had been found in an area pond. Detectives responded to the scene where the body of an unknown male had been found. At this time the name of the victim is unknown and listed as John Doe. Elliott County Coroner Mark Lewis has scheduled an autopsy at the State Medical Examiner's Office in Frankfort. The incident remains under investigation by Detective Larry Bowling.