TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Death Investigation of an Inmate at the Casey County Detention Center
Date of News Release: 10/14/2006
(Columbia, KY) - On Saturday, October 14, 2006, Kenneth Rothwell age 55, an inmate at the Casey County Detention Center was found unresponsive in his cell. Rothwell was take to the Casey County Hospital by EMS. There the Casey County Deputy Coroner Michael Brown pronounced him dead.
Detective Sergeant Bobby Sullivan is investigating the case. The cause of death was not apparent. An autopsy will be performed in Frankfort.