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Body Located in Bell County

Date of News Release: 12/08/2015

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(Calvin, Ky.) - On December 8, 2015 authorities from Wisconsin and Georgia contacted Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan about a homicide that occurred in Wisconsin. Authorities also gave K.S.P. a location where the body may be located on Industrial Road in Bell County. Troopers from Post 10 responded to the location and located two large boxes over an embankment. Detectives began processing the scene and contacted the Bell County Coroner's Office. Detectives from post 10 located a deceased individual in one of the boxes. The body will be sent to the State Medical Examiner's Office in Frankfort for identification.

Kentucky State Police has no information on the homicide that occurred in Wisconsin.

K.S.P. Detective Josh Howard will be in charge of the investigation here in Kentucky.

Also assisted at the scene were Bell County Sheriff's Department and Bell County Rescue Squad.