Lieutenant at Bullitt Co. Detention Center dies of heart attack - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Lieutenant at Bullitt Co. Detention Center dies of heart attack

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Lieutenant Scott Travis of the Bullitt County Detention Center died in a line-of-duty death early Thursday morning.

The group Supporting Heroes said Saturday that Lieutenant suffered a heart attack after working the 2 p.m.-midnight shift Wednesday evening.

He finished his shift clearing a path for cars at the detention center parking lot in Shepherdsville, and shortly after complained of chest pain.

After returning home, he was found dead, still in uniform.

Lieutenant Travis, 55, served with the detention center for 11 years.

The visitation will be held Monday from 2-8 p.m. at Kappel Funeral Home in Lebanon Junction.

The funeral will then be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Mount Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery.

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