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KSP Conducts Death Investigation in Estill County

Date of News Release: 01/24/2015

(Irvine, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted by the Estill County Sheriff's Office just after 10:30 am this morning, in reference to a female that had been found deceased on Noland Creek Road in rural Estill County.

Personnel from the KSP Richmond Post responded to the scene and found the female victim laying on the side of the roadway with an apparent gunshot wound. The unidentified female was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Estill County Coroner.

The Kentucky State Police is asking anyone that saw any suspicious activity in the area or with any information to call (859) 623-2404 or toll free at (800) 222-5555.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Detective Jesse Armstrong. He was assisted at the scene by KSP Personnel, Estill County EMS, Estill County Sheriff's Office, and the Estill County Coroner.