TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Death Investigation in Casey County, KY
Date of News Release: 12/28/2005
(Columbia, KY) - On December 27, 2005, around 1:47 PM CST., the Columbia State Police Post received a call about possible human remains that were found 3 miles East of Yosemite, Ky. off the Bastin Creek Road. The scene was secured overnight until Dr. Emily Craig, State Anthropologist, could arrive. Dr. Craig advised the skeletal remains were that of a female. Further testing will be conducted to determine the cause of death and to identify the deceased.
The Casey County Sheriff's Office is investigating a missing person (SANDRA HARRIS) who lived on Bastin Creek Road and was reported missing in July, 2005. Detective Russell Decker is the investigating officer.