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Assault 1st Degree investigation in Franklin County

Date of News Release: 08/19/2014

(Frankfort, KY) - On Monday August 18th, 2014 at approximately 7:00 PM, Kentucky State Police, Post 12 Frankfort received a request from Franklin County Sheriffs Department to assist with an armed subject barricaded off of Chenault Road, Frankfort, KY.

A male subject wanted in connection with the shooting of a juvenile was found to have barricaded himself off of Chenault road, in Frankfort.

After lengthy negotiations the subject was apprehended without further incedent by the Kentucky State Police Special Response Team.

Kentucky State Police were assisted at the scene by Franklink County Sheriffs Department, The Department of Fish and Wildlife, Frankfort Fire/EMS.

The investigation into the incident is continuing by Kentucky State Police Post 12 Investigators.