Husband arrested in Colorado in connection to wife’s death investigation in Fredonia, Ky.

Husband arrested in Colorado in connection to wife’s death investigation in Fredonia, Ky.

CALDWELL COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A man wanted in connection to his wife’s death investigation was arrested in Colorado.

According to Kentucky State Police, 52-year-old Lawrence “Larry” Florentine, of Rock Hill, South Carolina, was found and arrested on Tuesday, June 23 by the Denver Police Department in Colorado.

Florentine was wanted on an arrest warrant for abuse of a corpse.

According to Kentucky State Police, they were contacted on June 13 around 6:33 p.m. by the Caldwell County dispatch about a death investigation in the Fredonia community off of KY 91.

When KSP detectives arrived on scene, they found an adult woman dead. She has been identified as 36-year-old Nicole Renee Florentine of Rock Hill, South Carolina.

On July 24, 2020, detectives from Kentucky State Police Post 2 obtained an arrest warrant for Lawrence Florentine for Murder- Domestic Violence.

Florentine was served the warrant later that evening in Colorado, where he is currently lodged in the Douglas County Detention Center.

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