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KSP arrests suspect while assisting in Clarksville, TN murder investigation

CLARKSVILLE, TN (Heartland News at 9) - Kentucky State Police Post 1 Troopers arrived on the scene of a burglary at Rocky Ridge RV Park in Lyon County just after 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19.

KSP Troopers assisted the Clarksville, Tennessee Police Department with an ongoing murder investigation.

While at Rocky Ridge RV Park, Troopers located and took into custody Quintin D. Bird, 21, of Cadiz, Ky., just before 3:00 p.m. inside a camper.

During the apprehension of Bird, KSP Troopers were assisted by Lyon County Sheriff Office.

Bird was transported by Lyon County Ambulance Service to a local hospital, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Once medically cleared, Bird will be charged in Kentucky with burglary 2nd degree and tampering with physical evidence.

KSP Post 1 Detectives remain on scene awaiting the arrival of Clarksville PD personnel, to assist with locating and processing evidence related to Tennessee’s ongoing murder investigation.

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