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KSP Investigates Murder in Stone, KY

Date of News Release: 07/27/2014

(Stone, Ky) - On Sunday July 27, 2014 Post 9, Pikeville received a call that three people had been shot in the Stone community of Pike County. The three gunshot victims were at a motorcycle club meeting at the time of the incident. Troopers responded to the scene, information obtained at the scene indicates that Daniel Ward fatally shot 29 year old Bradley Coleman and also shot two other individuals whom were transported to a medical facility for their injuries. Bradley Coleman was pronounced deceased at the scene by Pike County Deputy Coroner Mike Hall.

Ward was apprehended leaving the scene and is currently lodged in the Pike County Detention Center on one Count Murder with additional charges pending. This incident remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police Detective Kevin Newsome.