[Academy] [Cold Cases] [Commercial Vehicle Enforcement] [Commissioner's Office] [Concealed Deadly Weapons] [Contacting the KSP] [Core Values] [Crime & Traffic Information] [Fallen Trooper Memorial] [FAQs] [Forensic Laboratories] [Forms/Downloads] [Highway Safety] [History of the KSP] [Home Page] [Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force] [Kentucky's Most Wanted] [Links to Other Websites] [Missing Children] [News Releases] [Organization] [Post Locations] [Recruitment] [Sex Offender Registry] [Special Enforcement Troop] [Trooper Island]
[Return to Kentucky State Police Main Website]

For other Kentucky Government sites visit: [Kentucky.gov]


Media / For More Information Contact:

Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
(606) 573-3131
Click here to e-mail Trooper Shane Jacobs
News Release

Shooting Investigation in Cumberland, KY

Date of News Release: 08/11/2013

(Cumberland, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police units responded to a shooting complaint on Boggs Hollow Road in Cumberland. KSP received the call around 3:40 p.m. on Sunday, August 11, 2013.

The E-911 call came from a neighbor stating that Victor Boggs, age 55, of Cumberland was into an argument with his son and that shots had been fired by Boggs. The son, Kevin Maggard, age 20, suffered a single gunshot wound to his foot during the altercation. Mr. Maggard was transported to Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital where he was subsequently airlifted by AirEvac Lifteam #88 of Harlan to Holsten Valley Medical Center in Kingsport, Tennessee. However, his injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

As a result of the investigation, Det. Michael H. Cornett charged Mr. Boggs with Assault First Degree Domestic Violence, a class B felony and lodged him in the Harlan County Detention Center. No bond had been set at the time of this release.

Det. Cornett was assisted in his investigation by KSP Sergeant Jeremy Lee, troopers Brandon Burton, Josh Howard, Kenny Sergent, and Rodney Sturgill. The investigation is continuing by Det. Cornett.


Contact Information for the Kentucky State Police

Kentucky State Police
919 Versailles Road | Frankfort, KY 40601
502-782-1800

[ TOP ]


This page was last modified on:

About this site | Feedback | Privacy | Disclaimer | Individuals with Disabilities
Copyright © 2002-2013 Kentucky State Police, all rights reserved