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Murder arrest in Laurel County Kentucky

From Laurel County Sheriff John Root -

Logan Baldwin - LCCC

Laurel County Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Detective Robert Reed along with Deputy Tommy Houston and Deputy Hobie Daugherty arrested 24 year old Logan Baldwin of East Bernstadt early Sunday morning October 25, 2020 at approximately 8:03 AM.


The arrest occurred following an investigation into an early morning shooting which occurred on KY 30 approximately 3 miles north of London at approximately 3:36 A.M. which led to a male subject being shot at least once causing a fatal injury.


Deputy Hobie Daugherty and Deputy Tommy Houston were the first two deputies on scene investigating an unknown problem there. The shooting was apparently the result of a domestic argument there between boyfriend/ girlfriend. Baldwin fled the scene into Jackson County where information was developed by Jackson County authorities on her whereabouts. Jackson County Sheriff Paul Hayes took Baldwin into custody on Moore Road in Jackson County until Laurel County deputies arrived there to return her to Laurel County.

A 9 mm pistol was recovered in Baldwin’s vehicle there.


The victim is identified as 38 year old Don Roy Collett of East Bernstadt pronounced deceased at the scene by Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling. Logan Baldwin was transported to the Laurel County Sheriff's office where she was interviewed and charged with murder by Laurel Sheriff's Detective Robert Reed. Baldwin was lodged in the Laurel County Correctional Center.

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