Body found in woods in Letcher County

Body found in woods in Letcher County

Bill Stephens

December 1st, 2016


ROXANA, Ky. (AP) — Authorities are investigating after they say a body was found in the woods in Letcher County.

Local news outlets report that Letcher County Coroner Perry Fowler says the body of an unidentified man was discovered Thursday in the Kings Creek area, about a mile past Roxana.

Fowler says the man’s cause of death remains unclear. The remains will likely be sent to Frankfort for an autopsy.

Officials haven’t released any other details.

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