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First woman to serve as KSP Trooper has died

Posted at 4:48 PM, Jan 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-10 16:48:11-05

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18) — On Saturday, Kentucky State Police announced the death of retired Trooper Sandra Schonecker Taylor.

According to a post on Facebook, Taylor started with KSP in 1977, and graduated in January 1978.

KSP reports the retired female trooper died after a battle with Multiple Sclerosis.

Plans for her services have not been finalized.