Sunday, June 24, 2012

Body Found In Letcher County

{Eolia, Kentucky}...A murder investigation is underway in Letcher County. Two people have been charged with murder after authorities in Letcher County discovered a charred body inside a burned truck Saturday night. Letcher County Sheriff Danny Webb says an anonymous tip led police to Frank's Creek Road in Eolia off Kentucky 806 where the burned body and truck were found. Authorities believe the body is that of 34 year old Drad Fleming. Stephanie Jones, Fleming's wife, and James Maggard were taken to the Letcher County Jail on murder charges. Authorities are continuing to investigate. The body's remains have been sent to Frankfort for an autopsy.