Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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KSP Conduct Death Investigation in Berea
Date of News Release: 09/26/2011
(Berea, KY)-- On September 26, 2011 at 8:54 am EDT the Kentucky State Police Richmond Post received a complaint of deceased individual on 399 Barker Lane East, in Southern Madison County. When emergency personnel arrived at the residence, they discovered a deceased male, William Keith Johnson, age 57.
Anyone who has had contact with Mr. Johnson during the last two weeks is encouraged to contact the Kentucky State Police at 800-222-5555.
Cause of death has not been determined and an autopsy has been scheduled for tomorrow in Frankfort.
The investigation is being conducted by Detective Chris Short. He was assisted by other KSP personnel, Madison County Coroner's Office and Madison County EMS.