Suspect Questioned In Shooting Death Of Beattyville Man

Posted at 11:27 AM, Jun 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-11 11:27:52-04

BEATTYVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18) — A man is in custody on weapons charges and police are investigating his alleged involvement in the weekend shooting death of a man in Lee County.

Kentucky State Police say 50-year-old Jeffrey L. Kincaid of Beattyville was found shot to death Saturday morning.

Kincaid was pronounced dead at the residence on Kentucky Highway 52.

Authorities say 56-year-old Michael Hensley is being investigated in the slaying.

Hensley was arrest and charged with possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. He was being held in the Three Forks Regional Jail.

KSP says its investigation into the shooting death is ongoing.