Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Lawrenceburg Beaver Lake Road Stand Off
Date of News Release: 05/25/2011
(Post 12 Frankfort) -- At 4:42 PM on Monday, May 24, 2011 the Lawrenceburg Police dispatch received a 911 call of a domestic assault on Beaver Lake Rd (KY-749) approximately 7 mile west of Lawrenceburg.
The Anderson Sheriff Office and the Kentucky State Police responded to a domestic on Beaver Lake Road. A Deputy and a Trooper made contact with suspect Alan Scott Rice. They were able to get the victim Mrs. Rice and a grandchild out of the residence without further incident. The suspect Rice remained inside the residence armed with several guns. He refused to exit his residence and turn himself into law enforcement. A perimeter was setup and arrest warrant was obtained for Domestic Violence Assault. Several attempts to communicate with Mr. Rice failed and the Kentucky State Police Special Response Team was called in.
A search of the residence was done by the Kentucky State Police SRT. At 12:30 AM it as determined that Mr. Rice was no longer inside his residence. Kentucky State Police SRT continued to search other possible location in the area in attempt to located Rice. Alan Scott Rice is wanted on Domestic Violence Assault 4th and other charges are pending. It is undetermined at this time if Rice is armed. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asks to call the Anderson County Sheriff Departments or Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post.
Alan Scott Rice is described as a white male, age 57, 175 pounds, 6'2", blue eyes, and medium blondish gray hair. He was last seen wearing tan color carpenter pants, dark tee shirt and wearing a black and orange doo rag on his head. He also known to wears glasses.
This incident remains under investigation by the Anderson County Sheriff Department and the Kentucky State Police Frankfort Post.