Update: Death Investigation in Henderson County
Date of News Release: 01/18/2015
(Henderson, KY) -- The autopsy of the victim was completed today (01/18/2015) in Louisville. He is identified as 20 year-old Blake G. Crews of Henderson. He died of multiple gunshot wounds to the face.
KSP Detectives are actively pursuing leads in this case but we respectfully request assistance from the public. We encourage anyone with knowledge of this case to contact Kentucky State Police Post 16 at 270.826.3312 or anonymously 800-222-5555.
One may also text-a-tip. Anyone with texting capabilities from personal electronic devices can text 67283 in the address field, then type KSPTIP in the message field, leave a space and then enter information about a crime. If a tip goes through successfully, the person will receive an instant confirmation text. This process is completely anonymous.
Original News Release Below:
Death Investigation in Henderson County
Date of News Release: 01/17/2015
(Henderson, KY) -- Kentucky State Police responded to a burglary in progress in the 500 block area of Fairmont Ave. Upon arrival, the Trooper observed an open door and located a deceased male inside the residence on the floor. No one else was located in the residence. The investigation is ongoing. Detectives are following up on leads. The victim's name is not being release until the next of kin have been notified. An autopsy has been scheduled for Sunday, January 18th. This incident is being investigated as a murder.
We encourage the public; if they have any information concerning this case to contact Kentucky State Police Post 16 Henderson at 270-826-3312.