mpdMADISONVILLE, Ky. (6/4/14) — The Madisonville Police Department has released information regarding money collected to pay for funeral expenses for the late Phillip 'PJ' Phelps.

According to a press release, MPD states that after speaking with Phelps' family, “it has come to the attention of the Madisonville Police Department that money collected to pay for funeral expenses may have been taken or misused by third party individuals.

We ask that anyone wanting to donate to (Phelps') funeral expenses, donate the money directly to Barnett-Strother Funeral Home in Madisonville."

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