TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Solicitation to Commit Murder Investigation and Arrest in Whitley County
Date of News Release: 05/17/2013
(LONDON, KY.) -- On Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 4:15 p.m. Detective Richie Baxter, of the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, arrested Tristan James Hall, 29, of Corbin, KY on the charge of Solicitation to Commit Murder.
The arrest comes after a 5 month investigation into the listing on the internet webpage Topix that money would be paid for the murder of the complainant.
Hall, who turned himself in at the Kentucky State Police Post in London, was lodged in the Whitley County Detention Center.
Detective Baxter is continuing the investigation.