Kentucky State Police investigating deadly trooper-involved shooting on U.S. 127 in Lawrenceburg

Posted at 3:35 PM, Nov 04, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-04 20:42:55-04

LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (LEX 18) — Kentucky State Police have confirmed a deadly trooper-involved shooting took place Friday on U.S. 127 crossing the Bluegrass Parkway in Lawrenceburg.

Police say it happened around 2:00 p.m. Friday. Officers say a male subject was transported to a local hospital but died from his injuries.

The KSP Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) has responded to the scene, and KSP says the investigation into what happened remains ongoing.