KSP Investigating Death of TN Man
By WestKyStar Staff
HICKORY, KY - Kentucky State Police are requesting assistance from the public in their death investigation of a Benton County, Tennessee man.

Officers say 72-year-old Daniel Couger of Big Sandy launched his boat in Sulpher Creek, Tennessee, at 3:30 PM Friday, June 28.

His boat was discovered empty around noon on Saturday, June 29, near the Sugar Creek area of Kentucky Lake. His body was recovered from the lake June 30. 

Police ask anyone who saw Couger or had contact with him during these hours contact them at 270-856-3721, or toll-free at 1.800-222-5555. Callers may remain anonymous,

Information may also be sent via text. That number is 67283. 

Published 11:10 AM, Friday Jul. 05, 2013
Updated 02:37 PM, Saturday Jul. 06, 2013

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