Police: Missing Richmond man found dead on Monday

Cause of death under investigation.

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – A missing Richmond man was found dead on Monday evening.

According to Richmond Police, 33-year-old Matthew Cox was found dead in his vehicle by the Rockcastle County Sheriff’s Office around 6 p.m. Monday.

Police say a passerby noticed the vehicle in the area of Burnt Ridge Road in Madison County and contacted law enforcement.

Detectives say Cox’s cause of death is under investigation.


NOV. 30 , 2021 – Original story

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – Richmond Police are asking for help in finding Matthew Cox.

Police say Cox was last seen on Saturday evening around 6. He was last seen wearing a gray jacket, khakis or sweatpants, vans, and a hat.

According to Police, he could be driving a 2017 red Toyota Camry.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.

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