Hazard Community and Technical College

Regional
6:42 am
Mon February 18, 2013

Kentucky Man Indicted on Triple Murder on College Campus

A Perry County man who police say shot and killed three people in a domestic dispute at a Kentucky college has been indicted on three murder charges.

WYMT-TV in Hazard  reported that the indictment was handed down against Dalton Stidham, who has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

Police said Stidham killed his former girlfriend and two of her family members in the parking lot of Hazard Community and Technical College on Jan. 15.

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Regional
5:46 am
Thu January 17, 2013

Third Death Reported in Hazard Community College Shooting

Hazard Police Chief Minor Allen confirms that a third victim has died after a shooting at Hazard Community and Technical College.

Allen says the 12-year-old victim died just before 4:00 Wednesday afternoon at University of Kentucky Hospital.

State officials confirm one man and one woman were also killed in the shooting.

Twenty-one-year-old Dalton Stidham is charged with two counts of murder. Another count of attempted murder will likely be upgraded to a murder charge.

Police say Dalton shot and killed 20-year-old Caitlin Cornett and her uncle, 53-year-old Jackie Cornett, and injured the young girl, who died Wednesday.

Police say the shooter and the woman had a child together.

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