PIKEVILLE, Ky. (June 17, 2022) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 9 in Pikeville has been requested by Coal Run Police Department to investigate an officer-involved shooting that occurred on June 15 at approximately 11:09 am EST in Pike County.
At the request of Kentucky State Police Post 9, the KSP Critical Incident Response Team responded to the scene and the investigation into the incident remains ongoing. A male subject was transported to Pikeville Medical Center where he was treated for injuries not related to the shooting or arrest. The subject was later released and transported to the Pike County Detention Center.
KSP has statewide jurisdiction and investigates officer-involved shootings throughout the commonwealth as requested by local law enforcement agencies. To protect the integrity of an ongoing investigation, it is KSP standard operating procedure not to release any additional details until vital witnesses have been interviewed and pertinent facts are gathered. Timelines to complete investigations vary based on the complexity of the case.
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