On May 19, Kentucky State Police throughout the state honored the 26 troopers who have been killed in the line of duty in the agency’s 63-year history.
In Henry County, KSP Post 5 troopers honored Trooper Delano Glen Powell. Powell, who was from Sulphur, was killed on July 9, 1965, while serving a bench warrant with a Breathitt County Deputy. He was 28. Several members of Powell’s family were on hand for the ceremony, including his widow, his brother, his son and a grandson.