Sunday, January 17, 2016

KSP Investigates Shooting in Floyd County

Kentucky State Police at the Pikeville received a 911 call around 7:00 Saturday evening from Leslie Cooley on Old Country Road at Harold. Cooley advised her current boyfriend, Stan Lee, shot her ex-boyfriend, Eric Edmonds.

Preliminary investigation indicates Edmonds drove to Cooley’s residence to confront her and Lee with intentions of causing harm.  Upon Edmonds’ arrival, he ignored Lee and Cooley’s request to leave, and was shot by Lee.  Edmonds was transported by EMS to Pikeville Medical Center for possible life threatening injuries.

No charges have been filed at this time however, this case will be presented to a grand jury for consideration. KSP Post 09 Detective Gary Sykes continues the investigation.