Pikeville, KY. (May 19, 2021) – Kentucky State Police has identified the deceased as Bethany Lindon, 32 years old of Somerset, KY. The investigation into the cause of death is still ongoing.
Original News Release below:
Virgie, KY. (May 10, 2021) –Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post is conducting a death investigation after an unidentified body was located in the Virgie community of Pike County. KSP Pikeville Post received a call on Monday May 10, 2021 just after 7 a.m. where the caller advised a possible deceased human body had been located.
KSP investigators responded to the area. The initial investigation indicated an unidentified body had been located near a park area on Long Fork Road in the Virgie community. The body has been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for autopsy and identification. The cause of death is still under investigation.
The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Detective Dustin Thompson. Detective Thompson was assisted on scene by Kentucky State Police Post 9 personnel.
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