Kentucky State Police Probing Death During Arrest

May 1, 2018

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   Kentucky State Police are investigating the case of a person who died while being arrested by the Covington Police Department.

Kentucky State Police Spokesman Trooper Charles Loudermilk tells news outlets the death happened during a traffic stop Tuesday morning.

 

Loudermilk said a gun wasn't used during the arrest and that the person died as Covington Police arrested them. The person's name hasn't been released.

 

The Covington Police Department said in a statement that the department requested state police investigate the death.