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Robbery and Assault in Harlan County

Date of News Release: 01/05/2015

(PathFork, Ky.) - On January 4, 2015 at 1:45 a.m. Kentucky State Police, Post 10 Harlan received a call that a male individual had been assaulted and robbed on Blue Diamond Camp Road in the Pathfork community of Harlan County. Troopers from Post 10 responded to the location and located the victim Danny Templeton.

Mr. Templeton told troopers that he was walking home when an unknown individual wearing black coveralls, brown boots, and a black bandana over his face approached him and started assaulting him. Mr. Templeton then said that his wallet was stolen that had $1000.00 in cash in it. The victim refused medical treatment from E.M.S.

Tpr. Andy Soltess is continuing the investigation. Also assisted at the scene were Tpr. Brandon Burton and Tpr. Joey Brigmon.