TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Death Investigation in Trigg County
Date of News Release: 10/06/2004
(Hickory, KY) - Investigators with the Kentucky State Post 1, at the request of the Trigg County Sheriff's Office, is conducting an investigation into the deaths of an unidentified adult male, and an unidentified adult female who were discovered in Lake Barkley, about 10 miles west of Cadiz. Recreational boaters discovered the victims. Autopsies are pending at this time.
Officers from the Trigg County Sheriff's Department, Cadiz Police Department, Kentucky Fish and Wildlife assisted the Kentucky State Police, US Forestry Service, and the Trigg County Coroners Office.
The investigation is continuing by Detective Michelle Kent.