Police identify man killed by U.S. Marshals in Florence

Kentucky State Police
Posted at 12:45 PM, Jul 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-30 12:45:08-04

FLORENCE, Ky. — Kentucky state police on Friday identified a man fatally shot by U.S. Marshals in late June.

Police said Jeremy A. Nelson, 33, was the subject of a raid on June 30. Marshals were attempting to executive multiple arrest warrants at a Garden Drive home when he shot at them, according to a news release from police.

Marshals shot Nelson, and he died at the scene.