TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Murder Arrest from 2007 Investigation
Date of News Release: 03/25/2010
Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) -- On Wednesday, March 24, 2010, at approximately 11:20 a. m., KSP Detective Lonnie Kavanaugh executed an arrest warrant for the charge of murder on Rodney L. Green, age 21 of Clarksville, TN, at the Christian County Detention Center. Mr. Green had been arrested on unrelated charges in Clarksville, TN. He waived extradition and was transported by the Kentucky State Police to the Christian County Detention Center. Mr. Green remains lodged there.
Original News Release
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.