Officer involved shooting in Laurel County

February 05, 2024

The Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 11 has been requested by the London Police Department (LPD) and the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) to investigate an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Feb. 4 at approximately 4:30 p.m. EST on Brannon Mill Road near the Lily community of Laurel County. At the request of LPD and LCSO, KSP Post 11 Troopers and Detectives responded to the scene and have begun investigating the incident.

A male subject was transported from the scene to UK Hospital for treatment of injuries. No officers were injured during this incident.

KSP has statewide jurisdiction and investigates officer-involved shootings throughout the Commonwealth as requested by local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies. KSP is committed to being transparent while ensuring the integrity of the investigation. To protect the integrity of an ongoing investigation, it is KSP’s standard operating procedure not to release specific details until vital witnesses have been interviewed and pertinent facts gathered. Timelines to complete investigations vary based on the complexity of the case.