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Threat to KSP Trooper Leads to Arrest

Date of News Release: 06/28/2013

(Hart County, KY) -- On Thursday, June 27, 2013, Kentucky State Police Post 3 Troopers arrested Edward C. Riggs (63) of Bonnieville, KY on a Terroristic Threatening 3rd Warrant.

The warrant was issued based on a threat by Mr. Riggs not only to KSP Post 3 Sergeant Tim Adams, but the Hart County Attorney's office that he was going to shoot a Kentucky State Police Trooper.

Mr. Riggs was arrested without incident and was lodged in the Hart County Jail.

The investigation is still ongoing and is being led by Sergeant Tim Adams.

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