KSP: Letcher County man badly injured in home invasion

Robbery, Home Invasion
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COWAN, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police say a Letcher County man was seriously injured after his home was broken into early Monday morning.

Kentucky State Police says a call came in around 9:00 a.m. about an assault at a home in the Cowan community.

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Troopers say 60-year-old Scott Day says he was asleep on his couch when he was awakened by a loud noise, attacked and knocked unconscious by the intruders. Troopers say Day was unable to provide any identifying information.

According to troopers, Day was taken to Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital and then to the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

Anyone with information is asked to call (606) 435-6069, or use KSP’s website, mobile app, or social media sites.