Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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KSP Investigates Shooting in Lincoln County
Date of News Release: 05/09/2013
(Crab Orchard, KY) -- On Thursday May 9, 2013 at 6:16 am. EST the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted by the Blue Grass 911 Center who requested assistance with a shooting investigation on Simpson Road.
Initial investigation revealed an adult female who had an apparent gunshot wound to the upper leg. An adult male was found near the initial complaint location who had an apparent self inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Monique Brummett, 18 years old of Crab Orchard, and Danny Brummett 66 years old of Crab Orchard were transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital.
The case is currently under investigation by Detective Rodney Wren. He was assisted at the scene by troopers from KSP Richmond Post, the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department, and East End Ambulance Service.