Flash Flood Warning expires at 9:30 PM on 7/23, issued at 6:46 PM Annville, KY | Brodhead, KY | Burnside, KY | Bush, KY

Update: Police Now Say Former Evarts Mayor Was Murdered

Reported by: Tom Kenny
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 2/19/2013 10:28 pm
Police said on Tuesday that an autopsy revealed that former Evarts Mayor, Ronnie King, 59, was shot and killed before his house burned on Monday.

No arrests have been made.

Investigators said King lived alone in the home. 

News of King's murder was met with shock in the community he served.

Anyone with information is urged to contact State Police Post 10 in Harlan at 606-573-3131.

Evarts Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. 

Visitation will be Thursday at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

The funeral will be Friday at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Evarts Funeral Home.
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
Most Popular
Postal Facility In Lexington Scheduled To Be Closed In 2015
The U.S. Postal Service's processing and distribution center on Nandino Boulevard in Lexington is scheduled to be closed next year to save money, according to the USPS Website. Video Video
Interstate closes after bee-carrying truck crashes
Police say a semi flat-bed truck hauling beehives has crashed, causing eastbound Interstate 24 to close near the Kentucky-Tennessee state line at Clarksville, Tennessee.
Lincoln County Woman Abducted; Held For Ransom
Stanford Police are looking for a suspect who abducted a woman at gun point, and held her for ransom Video Video
2014 36 Blitz: Mason Co. Royals
A look at tradition in Maysville and what it means to this season's team. Video Video
Identity Theft Suspect Identified
Nicholasville Police are positive they have a suspect identified who is wanted in a recent identity theft case.
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.