TFC Don Trosper
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Shooting Incident in Laurel County
Date of News Release: 12/20/2012
(LONDON, KY.) -- On Wednesday December 19, 2012 at 9:05 pm Kentucky State Police – London Post received a report of a domestic incident that occurred at 689 Hwy 3630, East Bernstadt, Ky.
Upon officers arrival, it was determined that Anthony Highley, age 46, of East Bernstadt, Ky. and Jeanne Lawhorn, age 42, of East Bernstadt, Ky. were in a physical altercation that lead to the shooting incident. Anthony Highley was flown to the University of Kentucky Hospital and is listed in stable condition.
Jeanne Lawhorn was interviewed and there are no charges at this time pending the outcome of the investigation. The investigation is ongoing by KSP Detective Doug Boyd.
Detective Boyd was assisted at the scene by Troopers from Post 11 London, officers from; Laurel County Sheriff’s Department, London City Police, and the Laurel County EMS.