BEATTYVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Kentucky State Police are investigating the death of a Hazard man.
Troopers with KSP Post 7 in Richmond say 50-year-old Arvel Newton of Hazard was killed at a house off of Ky. 52 West in Lee County.
Troopers say Newton died from a stabbing that happened close to 1:30 in the morning Sunday.
The Lee County Coroner pronounced Arvel dead. His body is at the State Medical Examiners Office for an autopsy.
KSP is conducting the investigation.