Bardstown Officer Killed

photo provided

Kentucky State Police have released a YouTube video in hopes of generating fresh leads in the ambush slaying of a Bardstown police officer.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Police divers searched a pond Thursday near where a Kentucky police officer was gunned down as investigators sought clues in the ambush slaying.

Wife: Slain Officer 'Will Always Be My Hero'

May 28, 2013

BARDSTOWN, Ky. -- The widow of an ambushed Bardstown Police officer said Tuesday that her late husband "will always be my hero" and that the "pain will never go away" after he was ambushed and killed on his way home from work.

In her first public statements after her husband was killed Saturday, Amy Ellis credited her faith with helping her keep going.

"God has picked me up off the bathroom floor," Ellis said.