[Academy] [Cold Cases] [Commercial Vehicle Enforcement] [Commissioner's Office] [Concealed Deadly Weapons] [Contacting the KSP] [Core Values] [Crime & Traffic Information] [Fallen Trooper Memorial] [FAQs] [Forensic Laboratories] [Forms/Downloads] [Highway Safety] [History of the KSP] [Home Page] [Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force] [Kentucky's Most Wanted] [Links to Other Websites] [Missing Children] [News Releases] [Organization] [Post Locations] [Recruitment] [Sex Offender Registry] [Special Enforcement Troop] [Trooper Island]
[Return to Kentucky State Police Main Website]

For other Kentucky Government sites visit: [Kentucky.gov]


Media / For More Information Contact:
TFC Michael Murriell
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 14, Ashland
(606) 928-6421
Click here to e-mail TFC Michael Murriell
News Release

Shooting Incident in Greenup County

Date of News Release: 01/17/2012

(Ashland, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland is investigating a shooting incident that occurred near the vicinity of the AA Highway and US 23. Around 5:10 pm this evening (01/17/2012), Trooper Devan Cleaver was conducting a traffic stop on the AA Highway in Greenup County and was approached by another motor vehicle with the driver stating he had been shot. Greenup EMS responded and transported the 17 year old male juvenile to Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital for his injuries. The juvenile suffered a gunshot wound to the lower buttock region but the injuries are not life threatening.

Details on how the victim was shot are not clear. Troopers are still at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital conducting interviews with the victim.

Trooper Tony Burch and Devan Cleaver are conducting the investigation.


Contact Information for the Kentucky State Police

Kentucky State Police
919 Versailles Road | Frankfort, KY 40601
502-782-1800

[ TOP ]


This page was last modified on:

About this site | Feedback | Privacy | Disclaimer | Individuals with Disabilities
Copyright © 2002-2013 Kentucky State Police, all rights reserved