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Elmer Kiser Dies

The Constable police say was beaten last week in Carter County, Kentucky has died.

Elmer Kiser died Wednesday morning at a hospital in Ashland. Police arrested Johnny Puckett, and charged with assaulting Kiser.

The Commonwealth Attorney tells NewsChannel 3 that more than likely that charge will be upgraded to murder, pending final autopsy results.

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