Deputy: investigation ongoing after horse found dead in roadway

Deputy: investigation ongoing after horse found dead in roadway

HENDERSON CO., KY (WFIE) - An investigation is ongoing after the sheriff’s department was notified of a disturbing post circulating on Facebook.

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According to Henderson County Sheriff’s Deputy Dakota Engle, the department is investigating after a horse was found dead along Green River Road in Henderson. Deputy Engle says the department was called to the area where the horse was found early Saturday and investigators were on-scene by 8:30 a.m.

At this time, this is being investigated as an isolated incident, according to the deputy.

We will update this story with more information when it is made available.

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