Officer Jason Ellis

Officer Jason Ellis
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Bardstown Police Department
End of Watch: Saturday, May 25th, 2013
Date of Incident: Saturday, May 25th, 2013
Cause of Death: Gunfire (Intentional)
Time in Service: 7 years
Age: 33
Survivors: His wife Amy, sons Parker (6) and Hunter (7), parents and two sisters



Officer Ellis was found dead from a gunshot wound on an expressway ramp shortly after the end of his shift. His shift ended at 2:00 A.M. and he was discovered at 2:40 A.M.

His vehicle was parked with the emergency lights activated in a position to block traffic. There were no witnesses and he had not called in to advise dispatch of any activity.



Bardstown Police Department
Bardstown Police Department
212 Plaza Drive
Bardstown, Kentucky 40004
(502) 348-6811
Chief Rick McCubbin

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Officer Jason Ellis
Left by Renee on Sunday, May 25th, 2014
I will never forget this date and the nightmare that took place. Thank you Officer Ellis, for your bravery and dedication. You will always be a hero, and you will never be forgotten.