KSP Post 11 Looking for Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting

On Saturday, June 24, around 4pm, Kentucky State Police Post 11, London received a call from the McCreary County Sheriff’s Office requesting assistance on an officer involved shooting that had taken place on Cowhorn Road near Jones Hollow Road in McCreary County. Preliminary investigation indicates that McCreary County Deputy Sheriff Frank Brown conducted a traffic stop on an older model red motorcycle. During the course of the traffic stop, the operator fired two shots from a handgun in the direction of the deputy, striking him in his bulletproof vest. Multiple police agencies responded to the area to search for the suspect or motorcycle but was unsuccessful. Deputy Brown was transported to the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital where he was treated and released. The male suspect was last seen wearing khaki shorts, black shirt, black riding boots, black Nike backpack and a red helmet. If anyone has any information on the suspect, contact KSP Post 11 at 606-878-6622 or 1-800-222-5555.

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