Third arrest made in murder case

WHITESBURG, Ky. (WYMT) A third arrest was made Friday night in connection with the murder of Drad Fleming in Letcher County.

A dispatcher and jail officials confirm 24 year old Austin Ison of Pert Creek is charged with complicity to commit murder and several other charges.

He's being held at the Letcher County Jail with no bond.

Stephanie Fleming and James Maggard were indicted last month in the case... Fleming on a complicity to commit murder charge and Maggard on a murder charge.

They have pleaded not guilty.

Police say Drad Fleming was killed in June and his truck was set on fire.

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