More details being released about suspect in Knox County shooting

Officials say Jeffrey Frump shot sheriff

Jeffrey Frump, 44, shot and killed by a Knox County deputy during a domestic abuse call early Tuesday morning.

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - More details are being released about a man shot and killed by a Knox County sheriff's deputy earlier this week.

Officials say Jeffrey Frump had a long criminal history that included criminal convictions for alcohol intoxication, assault, domestic violence, violation of EPO or DUO, DUI, possession of marijuana, disorderly conduct, resisting arrest and aggravated assault on a police officer.

Officials say Frump shot sheriff's deputy Brian Hensley in the leg early Tuesday morning when he responded to a call about a domestic dispute.

Hensley then returned fire, killing Frump.


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