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Update to Death Investigation in Hopkinsville, KY

Date of News Release: 03/22/2005

Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County)- The victim found on Caskey Lane has been identified as Jeremy D. Latham age 21 of Hopkinsville, KY. An autopsy was performed today at the State Medical Examiner's Office in Madisonville. Mr. Latham died as a result of a gunshot.

The Kentucky State Police are continuing the investigation. The Christian County Sheriff's Department and the Hopkinsville Police Department are assisting with the investigation. Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-270-676-3313 or toll-free at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state). Callers may remain anonymous.

On Monday, March 21, 2005 at approximately 11:36 a.m., units from the Kentucky State Police Post 2 in Madisonville responded to a complaint on Caskey Lane. Upon arriving, units discovered Jeremy Latham lying partially in the road. He was deceased.

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