Local Agencies Show Support at Trooper Ponder’s Funeral

Several Marshall County law enforcement and first responders are showing their support as Kentucky State Police Trooper Cameron Ponder is laid to rest in Elizabethtown.

Thirty-one-year-old Cameron Ponder was shot to death late Sunday in Lyon County after a high-speed chase that reportedly began after the trooper pulled over Joseph Thomas Johnson-Shanks for speeding.

Police say Johnson-Shanks was shot to death by other Kentucky troopers after he refused to surrender.