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Several events canceled in light of Floyd County mass shooting

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -Several events have been canceled in light of the tragedy that took place Thursday in Floyd County, Kentucky. On Thursday, a violent standoff situation killed two police officers and injured six others, including five additional police officers. In light of the tragedy, the City of Prestonsburg along...
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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Kentucky man held on $10 million bond after killing 2 police officers, injuring 4 others

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A Kentucky man is being held on a $10 million bond after police said he shot six officers Thursday night, killing two and injuring four others. Lance Storz, 49, shot at officers multiple times with a rifle Thursday night, according to an arrest citation, around his residence on Main Street in the small town of Allen, Kentucky, in Floyd County just south of Prestonsburg.
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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2 KY cops killed, 5 more cops shot in standoff with barricaded suspect

Two Kentucky police officers were killed and five more officers were wounded during a standoff with a barricaded suspect in Floyd County on Thursday night. The suspect is also charged with the murder of a third individual and a police dog. According to an arrest citation obtained by WSAZ, a...
FLOYD COUNTY, KY

38 people indicted on drug charges in Dickenson Co.

(WJHL) – The Dickenson County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) announced Friday that 38 people have been indicted on roughly 130 charges related to the sale of narcotics. According to the release, the DCSO, the 29th Circuit Narcotics Task Force, Virginia State Police, Clintwood Police Department and Haysi Police Department, have been conducting an operation to locate […]
DICKENSON COUNTY, VA
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In face of tragedy, community turns to prayer

Residents from across Floyd County gathered in Prestonsburg Friday, July 1, to hold a prayer vigil for the victims of a deadly shooting June 30 which left multiple officers dead and a number of other responders injured. Representatives from the Pikeville Police Department and Pikeville Fire were in attendance, as...
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State, federal officials react to Floyd County shooting

(WYMT) - Reactions and condolences from local, state and federal officials are still coming in following Thursday night’s shooting in Floyd County. For local law enforcement, they are grieving the loss of fellow colleagues. “Anytime a member of law enforcement loses their life...it has a devastating effect,” deputy chief...
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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SENATE MOUNTAIN LEGISLATORS ISSUE STATEMENT ON SHOOTING IN ALLEN

FRANKFORT, KY (July 1, 2022) — The following is a joint statement from Senate mountain legislators regarding Thursday night’s officer-involved shooting in Allen in Floyd County:. “As mountain senators and fervent supporters of our law enforcement and first responders, our hearts ache for the families and loved ones...
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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Mountain Arts Center hosts grief counseling following Floyd County tragedy

PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - Following the tragedy in the Allen community Thursday evening, community members came together to be of service for those in mourning. Several mental health and religious organizations set up at the Mountain Arts Center (MAC) in Prestonsburg to offer grief counseling for those impacted by the shooting.
FLOYD COUNTY, KY
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Photo gallery: Logan hosts 7-on-7 football event

LOGAN, W.Va. — Photo gallery from Logan’s 7-on-7 football event Wednesday, which featured the Wildcats, Man, Chapmanville, Tug Valley, Mingo Central, Scott, Westside, and St. Albans. (Photo gallery courtesy of Boothe Davis/Captured by the Moment Photography)
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