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Two Dead, One Injured in Apparent Murder-Suicide

Date of News Release: 07/20/2014

(Milton, KY) - Troopers from Kentucky State Police Post 5 are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred early this morning in Milton, KY. KSP Post 5 dispatch received a call of the shooting at 2:11 a.m. Preliminary investigation shows that Robert Harmon, 48 years old from Milton, KY, fatally shot a 16 year old female and injured his former girlfriend, Niki Davis, 33 years old from Milton, KY, before killing himself. Both Harmon and the juvenile female were pronounced dead at the scene. Davis was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Two children who were in the home at the time of the shooting have been placed with family members.

Detective Kurt Buhts is leading the investigation. Detective Buhts was assisted at the scene by the Trimble County EMS, Henry County EMS and the Trimble County Sheriff's Office.