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Kentucky State Police Conduct Death Investigation

Date of News Release: 09/20/2016

Lawrenceburg, Ky. (September 20, 2016) - Kentucky State Police were called to investigate a death on Aaron Barnett Rd. in Anderson County.

Upon arrival, Kentucky State Police discovered the body of Richard K. Laffey, age 65, of Sheridan IL. Richard Laffey was building a barn on his property on Aaron Barnett Road in Anderson County. It appears Mr. Laffey was working on the roof of the barn and fell to the ground. The cause of Mr. Laffey's death has not yet been determined. At this time no foul play is suspected.

Kentucky State Police were assisted at the scene by the Anderson County Coroner's Office.

The investigation is ongoing by Kentucky State Police Post 12 Detectives.