Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Death Investigation in Radcliff, KY
Date of News Release: 12/12/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- KSP Post 4 Detective Jason Propes is working a death investigation involving 32 year old, Jesse G. Basham of Radcliff, KY. Basham sought treatment at Hardin Memorial Hospital for an elevated heart rate and temperature after allegedly telling hospital staff that he had ingested methamphetamines prior to his arrival at the ER. Basham was pronounced dead at 5:59 am on December 11, 2011. No foul play is suspected. Autopsy and toxicology results are pending and the investigation is ongoing.