WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)- Kentucky State Police confirm that they are on the scene of a death investigation in southern Whitley County.
The body was found inside a building off Highway 25W just before the Kentucky-Tennessee border. Troopers say they are treating the death as suspicious.
According to the Corbin News Journal, the victim has been identified as 45-year-old Billy Lawson, of Williamsburg.
One bit of confusion is what type of building the man’s body was found in. Troopers say it appears to be a garage where people hang out, while several locals have told LEX 18 that people went there to gamble.