Deputies: Man Badly Beaten, Buried Alive In Rockcastle County

Jason Gambrel
The Rockcastle County Sheriff’s Office said a man brutally beat a coworker, then buried him alive.

Investigators said Jason Gambrel also robbed Derek Kissee.

Deputies said it happened back on July 16th in the Mullins Station area.

- Advertisement -

According to investigators, Kissee was found when two people heard someone moaning under a pile of rocks and sand.

Kissee was flown to UK Hospital where he is now recovering.

Deputies said Gambrel was arrested last Friday on charges that include attempted murder.

According to investigators, the two men had worked together at B & C Industries in Somerset.