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Man arrested in Knox County assault case

BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (Mountain Advocate/WYMT) - A man is behind bars in Knox County, nearly two weeks after an alleged assault there.

The Mountain Advocate reports 34 year old Larry Dye Junior allegedly entered a home on Highway 3439 back on August 12th.

Police say Dye attempted to rob a man and woman inside the home and allegedly fired a gun at them, wounding one person.

He was on the run until Thursday when deputies arrested him at his home.


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