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KSP Investigating Meade County Murder

Date of News Release: 10/08/2015

(BATTLETOWN, KY.) – Investigators from the Kentucky State Police Post 4 in Elizabethtown are conducting a murder investigation involving a Battletown man. On Wednesday, October 7, 2010 KSP received a call from the Meade Co. dispatch asking for assistance on a complaint of an unresponsive person at 12 Rick Stansbury St. in Battletown. When Meade Co Deputies and Troopers arrived a short time later they found Daniel Shane Allen (30), of the same address, deceased. After investigation it was determined that he died of foul play. The determination was verified this morning by the State Medical examiner in Louisville after an autopsy was performed. The investigation continues and no other information can be released at this time. KSP was assisted on the scene by the Meade Co. S.O, Meade Co. EMS, and the Meade Co. Coroner's Office. Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is asked to contact KSP Post 4 at 270-766-5078 or contact your local law enforcement.