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Death Investigation in Bracken County

Date of News Release: 02/29/2016

(Dry Ridge, KY.) - On February 28 at around 6:30 p.m. the Kentucky State Police Post 6 Dry Ridge received a call from Bracken County Dispatch reference a body being located in Snag Creek near the Ohio River. The body was located by individuals fishing near the Snag Creek bridge in the area of Foster. A body has been recovered and has been taken to the Kentucky Medical Examiner's Office. At this time KSP is waiting for a positive identification on the body from the Examiner's Office. This case remains under investigation by Detective Charles Haselwood. Kentucky State Police was assisted at the scene by Bracken County Sheriff's Office, Pendleton County Sheriff's Office, Bracken County EMS, Augusta Fire, Bracken County Emergency Management and the Bracken County Coroner.