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Death of Retired KSP Lieutenant

Date of News Release: 01/11/2014

(Prestonsburg, KY) -- Retired Lieutenant, Chester Potter, graduate of Kentucky State Police Cadet Class #1, passed away at Riverview Healthcare Center nursing home on January 10, 2015. Potter was recently recognized by KSP Commissioner, Rodney Brewer, on March 06, 2014, as the last surviving member of the first Kentucky State Police cadet class. His death is a great loss to his family, the community in which he served, and to the entire Kentucky State Police Agency. Potter was 94 years of age at the time of his death.