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KSP Investigates Threat Against Police Officer

Date of News Release: 08/07/2016

BURGIN, Ky. (August 9, 2016) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted earlier today by the City of Burgin, and asked to investigate a threat against one of their police officers.

The initial investigation indicates that the City of Burgin received a piece of mail through the US Postal Service that threatened bodily injury against a police officer if he did not stop doing his job. Anyone with any information about the person responsible for mailing the threat is asked to contact KSP Post 7 at 859-823-2404.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Detective Frank Thornberry.