UPDATE 11/4/19 3:14PM: The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is continuing their investigation into the death of Joseph Isaacs.
As part of the ongoing investigation an autopsy was performed this morning at the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort. As a result of the autopsy, the human remains located yesterday in Jackson County have been identified as Joseph Isaacs, 54, of McKee, who was reported missing on November 2, 2019.
KSP Detectives will continue their investigation over the coming days, into what led to the death of Joseph Isaacs. Anyone who may have information regarding this investigation is asked to contact KSP Richmond Post.
The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was notified just before 10 a.m. Sunday morning after a possible body was located off of Rock Lick Road, a KSP release notes.
The initial investigation indicates an unidentified body has been recovered after being found near the side of the road. The remains have been taken to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort for an autopsy and identification, according to the release.
Anyone with information about the deceased's identity or with information that would be pertinent to the investigation is asked to contact the KSP Richmond Post at 859-623-2404.
The ongoing death investigation is being conducted by KSP Post 7 Detective Anthony Bowling. He was assisted at the scene by KSP Personnel, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, and the Jackson County Coroner.