Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Update on Human Remains Found in Madison County
Date of News Release: 09/12/2005
(Richmond, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 7, Richmond, is currently investigating the discovery of human remains found off Long Branch Road in the Red Lick area, at the Madison/Jackson County Line. The remains have been determined to be those of a Caucasian adult male. The cause of death has not been determined. Further investigation has determined that the remains were found just inside Jackson County, and not Madison County as originally reported. The Jackson County Coroner has been notified. The remains will be sent to the State Medical Examiners Office, where they will be examined by Dr. Emily Craig, State Forensic Anthropologist. The case remains under investigation by KSP Detectives Mike Stotts and Monte Owens.