Death Investigation Underway After Body Found In Hopkinsville

Posted at 6:40 AM, Jun 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-18 06:40:22-04

CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ky. (WSMV)– Police in Christian County are investigating after a body was found in Hopkinsville. 

It happened just after 7 p.m. Sunday night on Deason Lane near Antioch Church Road.

When deputies arrived on scene, they contacted the coroner who pronounced the victim dead.

Investigators say it’s unclear how long the victim had been there.

They’re now working to determine the person’s identity and cause of death.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hopkinsville/Christian County ECC at 270-890-1300.