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Cold Case on the Murder of Richard Lacefield

Kentucky State Police Request Help Resolving Richard Lacefield Murder

Occurred on March 28, 1981 at I75/SB Rest Area in Scott County, KY

This occurred ago.

Saturday, March 28, 1981 Mr. Richard Lacefield , age 74 had been beaten and robbed at the southbound rest area, 2 miles north of Georgetown. Victim had blunt trauma to the head and was found in the rest area men's room. Through investigation it was determined that Mr. Lacefield frequented the Latonia Race Track in Northern Kentucky and often stayed at the Ramada Inn in Florence, Kentucky.

Post 12 Investigative Units are asking anyone with information regarding the murder of Richard Lacefield to contact: Investigations Investigations Sgt. John Felder or by phone at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state).

Investigating Officers Contact Information

POST 12 - Frankfort
1250 Louisville Road
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

OFFICER: Investigations Lt. Todd.harwood

PHONE: (502) 227-2221
E-MAIL: Todd.harwood@ky.gov

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However, if you need to report information that is of an emergency nature, please contact the Kentucky State Police toll free at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or call your local police/sheriff department at 911.

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