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Cold Case on the Murder of George Ritchey

Kentucky State Police Request Help Resolving George Ritchey Murder

Occurred on May 31, 1982 US 60 Howsers Liquor Store Frankfort, KY

This occurred ago.

Monday evening May 31, 1982 person or persons entered Howsers Liquor Store shot and killed the clerk, George Lee Ritchey. Mr. Ritchey was shot five times with a .25 caliber pistol. The body was found behind the counter. No money was taken from the cash register or from Mr. Ritchey.

Post 12 Investigative Units are asking anyone with information regarding the murder of George Ritchey to contact: 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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