body discovered brownUPDATE: DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (7/8/18) —The identity of a gunshot victim found dead on the side of the road has been identified.

DCSO said its investigation revealed the man to be Casey Joe Embry, a 30-year-old white male.

Anyone with information regarding the case or Embry's whereabouts leading up to the incident surrounding his death, is asked to call DCSO Criminal Investigations at (270) 65-8444.

Rita Dukes Smith

ORIGINAL STORY:

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (7/8/18) — An as yet unidentified man was found dead on the side of the road with an apparent gunshot wound was discovered last night in western Daviess County.

Daviess County Sheriff’s Office said deputies responded to the report of a body at 9:19 p.m. to Griffith Station Road.

DCSO and Daviess County Coroner’s Office are trying to identify the man and an autopsy is planned for today.

Rita Dukes Smith
SurfKY News Director
Region 3 Vice President

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