- Associated Press - Monday, October 27, 2014
4 people found shot to death in Trigg County, Ky.

CADIZ, Ky. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a shooting at a residence in Trigg County, Kentucky, that’s left four people dead.

According to a press release from Kentucky State Police, officers were called to the scene around 11:44 a.m. on Sunday.

They found four people shot to death in and around the residence in Cadiz, located about 40 miles northwest of Clarksville, Tennessee.

Police believe the suspect is among the deceased.

The names of the victims have not been released.


Louisville police investigating fatal stabbing

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in Louisville.

According to WHAS-TV (https://bit.ly/1tzvQDk), the man was stabbed around 4 p.m. on Saturday. He was taken to the University Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Police have not identified the man and no arrests have been made. However, several people were being questioned.

It was the second murder on Saturday for the homicide unit. About 30 minutes before the stabbing, a man was fatally shot inside a car. Police were still searching for a suspect in that case as well.


Human arm found on river bank in Henry County

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a human arm that was found on a river bank in Henry County.

WKYT-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1zbypyV) the limb was discovered on a bank of the Kentucky River in Lockport, near Frankfort.

Henry County Coroner Jimmy Pollard said based on what appears to be acrylic nails, the arm belongs to a woman. He said the limb, from the shoulder to the fingers, is bruised and bloated.

Authorities searched the area but didn’t find a body or any other human remains.

The arm was taken to the medical examiner’s office on Saturday to begin the process of identification, which the coroner says could take a while.

“It’s not something that’s going to be solved in a week or a month probably,” Pollard said. “It takes time; this is not CSI on TV.”


Man killed when hit by truck in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Authorities say a man was killed when he was hit by a truck while crossing a street in Lexington.

According to WKYT-TV (https://bit.ly/10tYmvp), 42-year-old Bryan K. Watkins was struck around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. He was taken to UK Chandler Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

The driver of the truck, William Watkins, was charged with reckless homicide and DUI. He was also treated for injuries.


Information from: WKYT-TV, https://www.wkyt.comhttps://www.wkyt.com

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