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Carrollton Police Officer Passes Away

Date of News Release: 09/28/2014

(Carrollton, KY) - An off-duty Carrollton Police Officer died yesterday (9/27) at his home. Carroll County Dispatch received a call at 4:31 p.m. and KSP detectives were dispatched to the scene. Sergeant Richard Jackson, 60 years old from Carrollton, KY, was pronounced dead at the home by the Carroll County Coroner. No foul play is suspected. An autopsy was performed earlier this date.

Detective Mickey Gonterman is leading the ongoing investigation. Detective Gonterman was assisted at the scene by the Carrollton Police Department, Carroll County Sheriff's Office, and Carroll County EMS.