Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
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Knox County Triple Shooting Investigation
Date of News Release: 07/19/2011
(Flat Lick, Ky.) -- On July 18, 2011 at 11:53pm Kentucky State Police Post 10 Harlan received a call of a triple shooting at 1032 Houston Broughton Road in the Flat Lick community of Knox County. Gillis Smith, a 68 year old male was flown to University of Tennessee. Alice Taylor, a 56 year old female was also flown to University of Tennessee. Christine Engle, a 46 year old female was pronounced dead at the scene by the Knox County Corner. At this time Kentucky State Police, Knox County Sheriff's Department, and Knox County Corner's office is still on the scene.