Update: Human Remains Found At Grayson Lake Identified As Missing Olive Hill Man

Reported by: Tom Kenny
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 10/17/2012 10:50 pm
State Police said human remains found at a secluded area of Grayson Lake in Carter County on Sunday have preliminarily been identified as Nathan Barker, 21, of Olive Hill, who had been missing since July 12, 2011.

Published reports said Barker's car was found smashed into a guardrail along Route 7 near Grayson Lake in July of last year, but Barker had never been found.

Investigators said the cause and manner of death haven't been determined.

Positive identification is also pending completion of DNA testing.

State Police have not said if a wallet found in the area of the remains belonged to Barker.

The investigation continues.
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
UPDATE: Coroner Identifies Man Found Dead In Lawrenceburg Storage Unit
The Anderson County Coroner identified the man who authorities said was found dead Monday inside a Lawrenceburg storage unit. Video Video
Progress Report: Hemp Is Looking Good
Hemp is now back in the hands of just a few farmers, taking part in a hemp pilot program. A Rockcastle County farmer has dedicated his summer to growing the crop. Video Video
Documents: Former Manager Gave Pot To Teen Worker
Stephen Habermehl is accused of giving marijuana to a teenage employee while he was a manager at Culver's restaurant in Lexington.
Two-Vehicle Crash Sends Six To The Hospital Near Berea
A two-vehicle crash in Madison County sent six people to the hospital, according to Police. Names, conditions of the victims, were not released. Video Video
Police: Woman Leaves Kids In Car During Jail Visit
Brandy Becksted is accused of leaving two young children in a car while she went into the Fayette county jail to deposit money for an inmate.
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
   

WTVQ.com supports children's privacy rights. All persons under the age of 13 MUST have parental permission to use this website and direct parental supervision is strongly recommended.