Glasgow Police Chief Guy Howie issued a statement at 8:36 p.m. regarding the identity of the body found on a rooftop in downtown Glasgow earlier today. The deceased has been identified as Krystal Mitchell, age 30, of the Austin-Tracy area in southern Barren County. Howie released no further information.
According to Barren County Detention Center records, Mitchell was released from the facility on Monday, April 10 after being arrested on drug-related charges on April 2.
The Glasgow Police Department is investigating the death of a female whose body was discovered on the rooftop of a building in downtown Glasgow. At approximately 8:30 a.m. Monday morning an individual parking in an adjacent parking lot noticed the body on the roof of the Mitchell-Terry Building which fronts on the west side of the pubic square.
Glasgow Police Chief Guy Howie said the body was that of an unidentified white female who appeared to be in her 20s or 30s.
The body was retrieved by emergency personnel and is being transported to the State Medical Examiner’s office in Louisville for an autopsy.
If anyone has any information they are asked to call Crime Stoppers or Captain Arbogast with the Glasgow Police Department.