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Magoffin County Man Wanted for Assault 2nd

Date of News Release: 2/13/2017

SALYERSVILLE, KY(February 13, 2017) – In the morning hours of Tuesday, February 13, 2017, Post 9 Pikeville responded to a residence in the Trace Branch community of Magoffin County concerning a domestic assault complaint.

Troopers arrived at the scene as Marcus Eugene Sparks, 30 of Trace Branch, fled on foot into a wooded area. Troopers at the scene were unable to locate Sparks. An arrest warrant has been obtained for Sparks for Assault 2nd Degree.

The Kentucky State Police is asking the public for any information on the whereabouts of Marcus Sparks, and can call the Kentucky State Police Post 09 at (606) 433-7711. Callers can remain anonymous.

This incident remains under investigation by KSP Trooper Mike Goble.


Marcus Sparks