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Man Arrested Following Deadly Stabbing

By: WSAZ News Staff Email
By: WSAZ News Staff Email

VANCEBURG, Ky. (WSAZ) -- A man has been arrested following a deadly Sunday morning in Lewis County, Kentucky.

Lewis County Sheriff Deputies went to a house on Meadowbrook Drive shortly before 12:30 Sunday morning to investigate a possible a murder.

Deputies say inside the house they they found David Reed, 46, dead from multiple stab wounds.

The Sheriff's Office says the suspect, 23-year-old John Garcia, of Vanceburg, was found near the scene and taken into custody.

Deputies believe the two men were acquaintances and that Garcia was visiting Reed's house when a fight broke out.

Garcia is charged with 1st degree murder and is being held at the Lewis County Detention Center.


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