Glasgow man charged with murder

Glasgow man charged with murder
Anthony Jinkins (Source: Barren County Detention Center)
Anthony Jinkins (Source: Barren County Detention Center)

GLASGOW, KY (WAVE) - Police arrested a Glasgow man Saturday on a charge of murder after he allegedly attacked another man, hitting him in the head and inflicting fatal injuries.

Anthony Jinkins, 44, is accused of killing Sheldon Saltsman, 37. Sheriff's deputies in Barren County were sent to a home on Carden Road on a report of a fight.

When they arrived, police found Saltsman unresponsive on the floor. He was taken to TJ Samson Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Witnesses told police Jinkins had attacked Saltsman and hit him in the head.

Jinkins is being held at the Barren County Detention Center on a $250,000 cash bond.

The results of Saltsman's autopsy are pending.

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