MISSING TOMPKINSVILLE MAN'S BODY FOUND; POLICE ARREST TOMPKINSVILLE MAN ON ASSAULT CHARGES PDF Print
Friday, 02 August 2013 06:47

Back on Saturday July 27th, The Kentucky State Police were notified of a missing man, 45-year-old Mark Allen Proffitt of 1342 Center Point Road, Tompkinsville.  Yesterday at approximately 10:55am, the Kentucky State Police, Post 15 received a call from Tompkinsville Police Department reference a body had been found

near the intersection of M.O. Lane and Richards Dr in the city limits of

Tompkinsville. The male subject was identified as Mark A. Proffitt

The cause of death is to be determined.  Yesterday at approximately 3:00 p.m. CST KSP Post 15

Columbia arrested Joseph Tooley, age 32, of Tompkinsville. Tooley was arrested and

charged with Assault 4th Degree in reference to an incident involving Mark Proffit

which occurred July 26th. Tooley was lodged in the Monroe County Jail.  Pending

autopsy results additional charges may follow.  This case remains under

investigation.

 

This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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