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KSP investigating death of Paul R. Acree, 59, Campbellsville, KY

Body was pulled from Green River Lake Thursday night. Cause of death has not been determined and is pending toxicology results from autopsy performed today in Louisville, KY. No signs of foul play. KSP, Kentucky Fish & Wildlife, and Adair County Sheriff's Office assisted in recovery.

By TFC Wm. Gregory, Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY

COLUMBIA, KY - The Kentucky State Police are conducting an investigation surrounding the death of 59-year-old Paul R. Acree of Campbellsville, KY.

Post 15 was notified on Thursday night, July 28, 2011, at 7:57CT by the Adair County Sheriff's Office that a body had been recovered from the Green River Lake Mount Carmel Boat Ramp in Adair County.

Authorities arrived at the scene and found an abandoned vehicle in the area that belonged to the victim and a positive identification was made by a family member.

There were no signs of foul play and an autopsy was performed today at the State Medical Examiner's office in Louisville.

The cause of death has not been determined and is pending toxicology results. Kentucky Fish & Wildlife and the Adair County Sheriff's office assisted. KSP Detective B.J. Burton is investigating.

Story courtesy TFC William Gregory, Public Affairs Officer, Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown ST, (at Exit 49, Louie B. Nunn Parkway), Columbia, KY. Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY, covers the 11 counties of Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, Marion, Metcalfe, Monroe, Russell, Taylor and Washington.

This story was posted on 2011-07-29 14:49:52
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