UPDATE: Williamsburg man’s death ruled homicide

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UPDATE: (10:40 P.M.)

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- According to The News Journal, the death of Billy Lawson has been ruled a homicide.

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No other information has been released.


WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- The victim of a suspicious death investigation has been identified.

According to The News Journal, the man whose body was found at a building near US 25 Monday has been identified as 46-year-old Billy Lawson.

The investigation is still ongoing.

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A death investigation is underway in Whitley County after a body was found Monday.

Kentucky State Police say they are treating the death as suspicious.

According to the Times Tribune newspaper, a man’s body was found around 11:40 a.m. at a building near US 25.

State Police say more details will be released later in the day.