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Perry County grand jury is investigating a death at Kentucky River Regional Jail

The Hazard Herald is reporting that a Perry County grand jury is investigating the death of Larry Trent, an inmate at Kentucky River Regional Jail. Trent was involved in an altercation with staff at the jail.

Trent was found unresponsive in his cell a few hours after the fight by jail staff. The Perry County Commonwealth's attorney invited KSP investigators to appear before the grand jury. The grand jury has now begun its own investigation.

Filed under: Perry Co. | Police investigate | Court cases


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