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KSP Conducts Death Investigation in Madison County

Date of News Release: 10/05/2016

RICHMOND, Ky. (October 8, 2016) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is conducting an investigation after a deceased man was found on Lexington Road (KY-2328) in northern Madison County.

The initial investigation indicates that a motorist pulled over after observing a body laying off the side of the road, just after 7:30 am today. KSP Personnel, Madison County EMS, and the Madison County Coroner were notified and responded to the scene. The victim, later identified as Arnold R. Ford, 47 years old of Lexington, KY, was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Madison County Coroner, and taken to the State Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.

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Anyone with any information about the victim or circumstances surrounding his death are asked to contact KSP Post 7 at 859.623.2404.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Detective Michael Keaton.