Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Domestic Dispute Investigation in Bullitt County
Date of News Release: 04/22/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- On April 22, 2011, at approximately 1:30 PM, Bullitt County Sheriffs deputies responded to the residence at 938 Dublin Circle, Hillview, KY, in reference to a domestic dispute. Upon arrival and entering the residence, they encountered an occupant of the residence armed with a weapon. The deputies ordered the subject to put the weapon down, which he did not conform with the demand. A deputy used deadly force with his service weapon and struck the subject. The subject is identified as Arlie Roten, Jr., 78 yoa, whom was pronounced deceased at the scene. The incident is under investigation by the Kentucky State Police Post 4 in Elizabethtown, KY.