Bardstown Police Department http://wfpl.org en Reward Boosted for Information in Bardstown Officer's Slaying http://wfpl.org/post/reward-boosted-information-bardstown-officers-slaying <p><a href="http://www.fbi.gov/louisville/press-releases/2013/fbi-offers-up-to-50-000-reward-for-information-leading-to-the-conviction-of-those-responsible-for-the-murder-of-bardstown-police-officer-jason-ellis">The FBI is offering a reward of up to $50,000</a> for information leading to an arrest and conviction in the ambush shooting death of a Bardstown police officer three months ago.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Officer Jason Ellis was attacked when he stopped to pick up tree limbs on a highway exit ramp while driving home from work.</span></p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 20:26:19 +0000 Rick Howlett 6611 at http://wfpl.org Reward Boosted for Information in Bardstown Officer's Slaying Police: More Than One Person Apparently Involved in Fatal Ambush of Bardstown Officer http://wfpl.org/post/police-more-one-person-apparently-involved-fatal-ambush-bardstown-officer <p>A Kentucky State Police spokesman says it appears more than one person was involved in the ambush slaying of a Bardstown police officer.</p><p>State police Master Trooper Norman Chaffins said today &nbsp;that based on circumstances, investigators believe more than one person had a hand in the slaying of Officer Jason Ellis. The 33-year-old K-9 officer was gunned down on May 25 after he got out of his cruiser to pick up tree limbs on a highway exit ramp.</p><p>Chaffins said police have interviewed a woman who drove around the trap before Ellis stopped.</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 20:31:21 +0000 Associated Press 5827 at http://wfpl.org Police: More Than One Person Apparently Involved in Fatal Ambush of Bardstown Officer