Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Murder Investigation in Elizabethtown, Ky
Date of News Release: 04/07/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- On April 7, 2011, at approximately 5:00 PM, Joshua Norman Hines, 24, of Elizabethtown went to the residence, next to his residence and shot the victim multiple times with a handgun. The victim is Toni M. Ballard, 36, of Elizabethtown. The suspect was taken into custody at the scene of the shooting and was charged with Murder and is lodged in the Hardin County Detention Center. An autopsy is being performed at the medical examiners office this morning. Investigation is ongoing by the Kentucky State Police.