Thursday, December 12, 2013

Man Pleads Not Guilty to Pike County Murder Charge

A man accused of murdering a man last month in Regina, Ky., pleaded not guilty Wednesday to the charge.

Ervin Smallwood, 35, of Regina, is accused of killing Gregory Todd Martin, 32, of Elkhorn City, Ky.

Martin's body was found at a home along Harless Creek Road in Regina.

Investigators say Smallwood beat and suffocated Martin.

Smallwood is expected to be back in court Feb. 7.