Cold Case of Virgil Napier
On December 31, 1982 in the Harshell community of Breathitt County, Virgil Napier was murdered while visiting the residence of Orville Campbell. According to witnesses at the scene, an unknown male subject came to the residence of Orville Campbell, knocked on the door and asked for Virgil Napier. When Mr. Napier acknowledged to the man that he was Virgil, the man pulled a handgun and began shooting. The assailant fled the scene in a 1973 Chevrolet Nova, which was recovered approximately two (2) miles from the scene. To date the perpetrator(s) have not been identified, and brought to trial.
If anyone has any information about this case please contact Lieutenant Claude E. Little at the Hazard Post (606) 435-6069 or you can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Investigating Officer Contact Information
KENTUCKY STATE POLICE
POST 13 - HAZARD
OFFICER: Lieutenant Claude E Little
PHONE: (606) 435-6069
If you wish to report more information on this Cold Case, use the form below.
However, if you need to report information that is of an emergency nature, please contact the Kentucky State Police toll free at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or call your local police/sheriff department at 911.