Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

November 14, 2012

7:43 MORNING UPDATE: Marion Co. deputy shot

Staff report
Glasgow Daily Times


The Kentucky State Police are currently investigating a shooting involveing a police officer that occurred at approximately 2 a.m. Wednesday.  

The shooting happened when Marion County Deputy Anthony Rakes pulled a 2007 KIA over for a traffic stop.

 Deputy Rakes was shot during the stop and died at Springview Hospital while in surgery, according to a state police press release.

He was a 6-year veteran of the Marion County Sheriff's Department and had previously served with the Lebanon Police Department.  

The suspect, 49-year-old Dewayne Shipp, of McDaniel, was later arrested in the limits of Campbellsville on a traffic stop by Kentucky State Police and officers with the Campbellsville Police Department, the press release stated.

Shipp was transported to Taylor County Hospital to be treated for a leg injury, the press release stated.