Police still need information, name of Madison County gas station murder victim released


The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post was contacted by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 just before 5:30 pm after a man was found deceased in a semi-truck that was parked at a Madison County gas station.

According to a press release, the initial investigation indicates that Abdul R. Muzaki, 58 years old parked his semi-truck in the Shell Mart parking lot at the corner of KY-627 and US-25, north of Richmond on Monday evening.  During the overnight hours an incident occurred, and Abdul Muzaki was fatally injured.  Muzaki was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Madison County Coroner, and taken to the State Medical Examiner’s Officer in Frankfort for an autopsy. 

Anyone that saw any suspicious activity near the Exit 95 Shell Mart between the hours of 9:00 pm on Monday night and 5:00 pm on Tuesday is asked to contact KSP Post 7 at 859.623.2404.