One sheriff’s deputy was severely injured and one other man was killed in a taking pictures in Allen County Saturday, in keeping with Kentucky State Police.
The sheriff’s deputy labored with the Simpson County Sheriff’s Workplace, in keeping with KSP. He suffered life-threatening accidents within the taking pictures however was in steady situation as of Sunday morning.
KSP didn’t affirm the id of the deputy, however the Kentucky Sheriff’s Affiliation mentioned the sufferer was Brad Harper.
“Prayers for Simpson County Chief Deputy Brad Harper,” the sheriff’s affiliation mentioned in a Fb put up. “He was shot within the line of responsibility final evening.”
The taking pictures occurred round 5:10 p.m. on New Buck Creek Highway in Adolphus, in keeping with KSP. The taking pictures occurred whereas officers had been on the lookout for a suspect that fled officers in a car simply after midnight on the identical day.
One man was pronounced useless on the the scene by the Allen County Coroner’s Workplace, KSP mentioned.
No different particulars in regards to the taking pictures had been made obtainable. KSP, who’s investigating the taking pictures, mentioned its commonplace working process is to not launch particular info till important witnesses are interviewed and info are gathered.