Kentucky lawmaker found dead from gunshot wound


An active Kentucky accompaniment administrator adverse animal advance allegations died Wednesday from a apparent suicide. Accompaniment Rep. Dan Johnson s afterlife came about 24 hours afterwards he agilely denied the animal advance allegations abundant in a diffuse analysis the Kentucky Center for Analytic Reporting appear on Monday. Johnson s accuser, who batten on the record, said the declared animal advance took abode in the aboriginal hours of New Year s Day in 2013, back she was 17 years old, according to the analytic report. She is now 21, according to the Kentucky Center for Analytic Reporting.The Republican administrator collection assimilate a arch in Mount Washington, southeast of Louisville, anchored his car on the arctic ancillary of the arch and attempt himself in advanced of his car, Bullitt County Sheriff Donnie Tinnell told associate WDRB. Bullitt County Coroner Dave Billings, who accepted the apparent suicide to , said Johnson died of a distinct gunshot anguish in a rural breadth abreast Mount Washington. Authorities apparent Johnson s anatomy in advanced of his barter and a 40-caliber semi-automatic blaster was begin abreast the body, said Billings, who was declared to the arena about 7:30 p.m. In April 2013, the declared victim appear the adventure to police. At that point, the Louisville Metro Badge Department initially opened an analysis but bankrupt it months afterwards afterwards interviewing Johnson, according to the Kentucky Center for Analytic Reporting. The accuser said she was blockage in a active breadth of the Heart of Fire Church, area Johnson was the pastor, back he kissed her and fondled her beneath her clothes, according to the analytic report. The accuser said Johnson had been drinking.The Kentucky Center for Analytic Reporting interviewed the woman afterwards it saw a badge address on the declared animal assault. On Tuesday, Johnson denied the animal advance allegations during a account appointment at his church. That day, Louisville authorities accepted that detectives had reopened the investigation, the Kentucky Center for Analytic Reporting said. Just afore 5 p.m. Wednesday, Johnson acquaint a bulletin on his Facebook page, which was afterwards deleted, adage the accusations are false, according WDRB. GOD and alone GOD knows the truth, annihilation is the way they accomplish it out to be. AMERICA will not survive this blazon of adjudicator and board affected news. Conservatives booty a stand, he posted, WDRB reported. I LOVE GOD and I LOVE MY WIFE, who is the best WIFE in the apple … 9-11-2001 NYC/WTC, PTSD 24/7 16 years is a affection that will booty my life, I cannot handle it any longer, the column said. According to Billings, ancestors became anxious afterwards seeing Johnson s amusing media posts and accomplished out to law enforcement. Authorities pinged Johnson s buzz and afterwards apparent his body, Billings said. Saddened to apprehend of tonight s afterlife of KY Representative Dan Johnson, Gov. Matt Bevin tweeted Wednesday night. An dissection is planned for Thursday, Billings said. s Dave Alsup contributed to this report.

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