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KSP Conducting Death Investigation

Date of News Release: 12/17/2014

Dunmor, KY. (Muhlenberg County) - The Kentucky State Police is currently investigating the death of an elderly Dunmor couple.

On Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at approximately 11:01 a.m., the KSP Post 2 Madisonville was contacted by the Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department in reference to two deceased subjects that were located inside a residence at 525 Belcher Lane, Dunmor.

Upon arrival, officers discovered that Nancy B. Coomer, 84, and her husband, Albert Coomer, 85, both of Dunmor, KY, were deceased inside their residence. The preliminary investigation revealed that each victim appeared to have suffered from apparent gunshot wounds. Foul play is not suspected. Muhlenberg County Deputy Coroner, Ricky King, pronounced the victims dead at the scene.

The investigation is continuing by KSP Detective Lonnie Kavanaugh. The Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department and the Muhlenberg County Coroner's Office assisted at the scene.