Man arrested, charged in connection with deadly Anderson County stabbing

Posted at 11:17 AM, Jan 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-13 11:17:55-05

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) — A man has been arrested and is facing charges after he allegedly stabbed someone to death in Anderson County.

Kentucky State Police detectives say it happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the area of Salt River Road. A preliminary investigation from KSP indicates that Chad Ritchie, of Lawrenceburg, died after being stabbed.

Troopers say Russell Oliver, also of Lawrenceburg, has been charged with Murder/Domestic Violence. He's being held in the Shelby County Detention Center.

The investigation is still ongoing.