The man who was shot and killed by a Franklin County police officer has been identified.The Franklin County Coroner’s Office has identified 64-year-old Robert Lee Engle as the suspect who was shot by an officer on Hunter Trace Road around 2:37 p.m. on Dec. 11, according to a coroner’s office news release.After being shot, Engle was transported by Frankfort EMS to Frankfort Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 5:40 p.m. on Dec 11.According to a Kentucky State Police news release, KSP investigators were called to the scene at the request of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.Background: Suspect in critical condition after officer-involved shooting near FrankfortAn autopsy was performed in Frankfort on the morning of Dec. 12. This is an ongoing investigation by Kentucky State Police and the Franklin County Coroners Office.According to the release, all agencies investigating are compiling facts and working methodically to form a conclusion about the incident.

The man who was shot and killed by a Franklin County police officer has been identified.

The Franklin County Coroner’s Office has identified 64-year-old Robert Lee Engle as the suspect who was shot by an officer on Hunter Trace Road around 2:37 p.m. on Dec. 11, according to a coroner’s office news release.

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After being shot, Engle was transported by Frankfort EMS to Frankfort Regional Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 5:40 p.m. on Dec 11.

According to a Kentucky State Police news release, KSP investigators were called to the scene at the request of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office.

Background: Suspect in critical condition after officer-involved shooting near Frankfort

An autopsy was performed in Frankfort on the morning of Dec. 12.

This is an ongoing investigation by Kentucky State Police and the Franklin County Coroners Office.

According to the release, all agencies investigating are compiling facts and working methodically to form a conclusion about the incident.

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