Muhlenburg County Man Charged for Soliciting a Hit Man

Kentucky State Police arrest a Muhlenburg County man for conspiracy to commit a criminal assault.

KSP received a complaint that 60-year-old Paul E. Allen was soliciting someone to hire a hit man to kill a resident of the Beachmont Community in Muhlenburg County. After an investigation KSP received information that Allen did not want the victim killed, but wanted him permanently disfigured.

Allen is charged with criminal conspiracy to commit assault in the first degree. He is lodged in the Muhlenburg County Detention Center.