UPDATE: Body found in Pike County identified

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Kentucky State Police are investigating after a body was found in the Virgie community of Pike County. May 10, 2021

UPDATE: 1:10 p.m. May 19, 2021: Kentucky State Police say a body found in the Virgie community of Pike County on May 10 has been identified as Bethany Lindon, 32, of Somerset, KY.

Troopers say they are still investigating the cause of death.


VIRGIE, KY (WOWK) – Kentucky State Police are investigating after a body was found in the Virgie community of Pike County.

Troopers say they received a call just after 7 a.m. Monday, May 10 saying a possible human body had been located and then responded to a park area on Long Fork Road.

The body has been sent to the state medical examiner’s office for identification and an autopsy. Troopers are still investigating the cause of death.

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