On November 26th, 2023 at approximately 1915 hours an officer with the Greensburg Police Department attempted to serve an arrest warrant on a Green County man at an address on Creason Lane in Greensburg.
The officer located Jason Marta of Greensburg and was involved in a minor altercation while attempting to take him into custody. The officer was able to place the Marta into cuffs and placed him into his police cruiser. While the officer was still attending to the male subject after the altercation, a female identified as Alisha Posey age 30 of Greensburg entered the driver’s seat.
While the officer was attempting to regain control of the vehicle, Posey accelerated towards the officer, shots were fired into the vehicle, Posey was able to escape the scene in the police cruiser with the male arrestee still in the cruiser.
The police cruiser was later located on Marshall Ridge Road in Greensburg unoccupied.
Just after 3am this morning police Posey and Marta were located and taken into custody without injury.
Kentucky State Police will be conducting the officer involved shooting investigation and more details will be released by Kentucky State Police at a later time.