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Death investigation underway in Kentucky

When investigators arrived at the home along KY Route 378, they discovered a man had been shot.
When investigators arrived at the home along KY Route 378, they discovered a man had been shot.
Published: Jan. 18, 2021 at 3:00 PM EST
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SALYERSVILLE, Ky (WSAZ) – Kentucky State Police investigators are looking into the death of a man from Olive Hill, Kentucky.

The Pikeville post of the Kentucky State Police says it was transferred a 911 call from Magoffin County Sunday.

When investigators arrived at the home along KY Route 378, they discovered a man had been shot.

The initial investigation indicates the man was unlawfully inside the home, according to troopers.

KSP says a firearm was discharged during a fight. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

This investigation will be presented to the Magoffin County Grand Jury for consideration. No charges have been filed at this time.

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