Posted: Feb 19, 2013 4:14 PM
Police in Harlan County said Tuesday that a man found dead inside his burned home following a suspicious fire Friday was murdered.
The fire was discovered at a home on Kelly Street in Evarts. Officials say Ronny King, 59, who lived alone in the home, was killed.
On Tuesday, police say preliminary autopsy results indicate that King suffered a single gun shot wound, resulting in his death. The death investigation has now been changed to murder.
So far, no arrests have been made.