Crimetracker: two arrested after body found in Harlan County

BAXTER, Tenn. (WVLT) -- At about 10 p.m. Saturday, Kentucky State Police post 10 in Harlan received a call in reference to a possible murder at 1400 block of Highway 522 in Baxter, Kentucky, according to a release from the Kentucky State Police.

When units arrived, they discovered 30 -year-old Damiano Delany deceased in the yard. Two subjects were arrested at the scene and transported to the Harlan County Detention Center.

Jody Cooper, 25, has been charged with murder, abuse of a corpse, tampering with physical evidence, and robbery.

Justin Miller, 28, has been charged with murder and tampering with physical evidence.

The case remains under investigation.


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