Man charged with murder in death of Harlan County woman

jwarren@herald-leader.comNovember 22, 2013 

George William Rigney

A man has been charged with murder in the death of a woman in Harlan County earlier this week.

Kentucky State Police at the Harlan post said George W. Rigney, 47, of the Ages community in Harlan County, was arrested Thursday on charges of murder and tampering with evidence.

Information was limited. Police said the arrest followed an investigation into the death of Jennifer Goddard, 35, who was found Wednesday at a home in Ages. She had been shot, police said.

Jim Warren (859) 231-3255.

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