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News Release

Update: Barricade Incident in Carter County

Date of News Release: 09/17/2013

(Ashland, KY) -- On Monday, September 16, 2013 at 1041 a.m. the Kentucky State Police, Post 14 Ashland received a report of an individual making threats and discharging a firearm in a reckless manner. A female relative of Larry L. Price had responded to the Kentucky State Police, Post 8 in Morehead to file a report. She advised Troopers Larry was armed with a shotgun and had made numerous threats to harm both she and any law enforcement officers that came to the residence. It was also reported Mr. Price had recklessly discharged the firearm.

Troopers began an investigation into the complaint and obtained arrest warrants on Larry L. Price, age 47, of 15 Trumbo Road Olive Hill, KY for Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree and Terroristic Threatening 3rd Degree.

Troopers responded and made contact with Mr. Price. Mr. Price made several threatening statements to Troopers and was armed with a firearm. He refused to comply with all requests from law enforcement and barricaded inside his residence.

The Kentucky State Police, Special Response Team was contacted and responded to the scene. Communication with Mr. Price began and when he failed to exit the residence non-lethal gas rounds were deployed into the residence. On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at approximately 300 a.m. entry was made into the residence. Mr. Price again refused to comply with requests from law enforcement and Tpr. Jonathan Sizemore deployed his agency issued TASER. At this point, Price became compliant and was then arrested.

Larry L. Price, age 47, of 15 Trumbo Road Olive Hill, KY was arrested, charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, Terroristic Threatening 3rd Degree, Resisting Arrest and lodged in the Carter County Detention Center.

Original News Releases Below:


Update: Barricade Incident in Carter County

Date of News Release: 09/17/2013

(Ashland, KY) -- The barricade incident is no longer ongoing and has been resolved.

Larry L. Price, age 47, of 15 Trumbo Road Olive Hill, KY has been arrested, charged with Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree, Terroristic Threatening 3rd Degree, Resisting Arrest and lodged in the Carter County Detention Center.

Additional details surrounding the incident will be released later today

Original News Release Below:


Barricade Incident in Carter County

Date of News Release: 09/17/2013

(Ashland, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police in Ashland are currently on scene of a barricaded suspect in Carter County.

On Monday September 16, 2013 Troopers responded to 15 Trumbo Road, Olive Hill, KY in an attempt to serve arrest warrants on Larry Price, age 47, of Olive Hill, KY. Contact was made with Mr. Price, who refused to comply with all requests from law enforcement and barricaded inside the residence.

Members of the Kentucky State Police, Special Response Team responded to the scene and began communicating with Mr. Price.

At this time the incident is ongoing and details will continue to be released as they become available.


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