KSP POST 6 CONDUCTING DEATH INVESTIGATION OF INFANT IN HARRISON COUNTY, KENTUCKY

Death Investigation outline

Dry Ridge, KY - On September 20, 2022, the Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 6 was contacted by Harrison County Dispatch for assistance. The Harrison County Ambulance had been dispatched to 166 Horseshoe Drive at 12:05 a.m. reference an unresponsive 14-month-old child.

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Office and Cynthiana Police were also dispatched to the scene.

The child was transported to Harrison County Memorial Hospital where the child was pronounced deceased by the Doctor at 12:40 a.m.

Detective Josh Wise from KSP was called to the scene to conduct a death investigation.

Through his investigation at the residence narcotics were located.

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Bailee Thornsbury (22)

Baile Thornsbury, the mother of the child, has been charged with:

  • Trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree (Methamphetamine)
  • Trafficking in a controlled substance 1st degree (Opiates)
  • Possession of controlled substance 1st degree 1st offense (Methamphetamine)
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Wanton endangerment 1st degree.

She was lodged at Bourbon County Detention Center. More charges could follow pending the coroner’s report.

This matter remains under investigation by Detective Josh Wise. Detective Wise was assisted by the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office, Harrison County EMS and the Cynthiana Police Department.

Attached Photo of Ms. Thornsbury Courtesy of bustednewspaper.com

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