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Man wanted for questioning in Laurel County murder in custody

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LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) -- Investigators tell us a man wanted for questioning in a Laurel County murder is now in custody.

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says 25-year-old Hubert Dustin Lewis turned himself in to police at a family members home in Harlan County.

Sheriffs deputies were called to a home on Campbell Road, south of London Thursday night for a report of a fight in progress. When they arrived they found Clinton ray Howard dead with a stab wound to the neck.

Howard's family tells us they are in shock and that they don't know what led to Howard being murdered.

Investigators say there was a third person inside the home when Howard was stabbed and she provided some information to detectives.

According to the Sheriff's Office, the fight was between Tiffany Jackson, her boyfriend Hubert Dustin Lewis, and the victim, Clinton Howard.

Investigators believe Lewis stabbed Howard then fled

The victims family said they knew of Tiffany Jackson, but they didn't know the suspect.

We're told Lewis has not been formally charged yet in the murder, he is being brought back to the Laurel County Sheriff's office where he will be questioned.


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