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Death Investigation in Oak Grove, KY

Date of News Release: 04/01/2007

Oak Grove, KY (Christian County) - On Sunday, April 1, 2007 at approximately 5:14 P.M. CST, the Oak Grove Police Department contacted the Kentucky State Police Post 2 Madisonville requesting that KSP investigate a shooting that occurred in their city. The shooting resulted in the death of one subject.

The victim, Chrisphine Walter of Clarksville, TN (male-age 23), was discovered lying in the parking lot of the Gilkey Mobile Home Park. It appears that the victim was shot.

An autopsy is scheduled for this date at 1:30 P.M. CST at the State Medical Examiner's Office in Madisonville. At the present time, the Kentucky State Police are continuing the investigation. Anyone with information concerning this case is urged to contact the Kentucky State Police toll-free at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

The Oak Grove Police Department, the Christian County Coroner's Office and the Clarksville Police Department assisted.

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