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Arrest made in officer involved shooting in Pike County

On Monday, March 17th, 2014 James D. Sallette, 53, of Pikeville was arrested by Kentucky State Police. Sallette was shot by troopers on February 26, 2014 in Pike County after he brandished a firearm and pointed it at troopers. Sallette was charged with 2 counts of Terrorisitc Threatening 3rd degree and 1 count of Possession of a Handgun by a convicted felon. The incident remains under investigation by Lieutenant Jennifer Sandlin.

Filed under: Pike Co. | Shootings | Arrests | Police investigate | Around the region


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