KSP investigates after stabbing in Pike County

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Published: Apr. 5, 2021 at 11:36 AM EDT
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PHELPS, Ky. (WYMT) - Saturday, Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post responded to a stabbing in Pike County.

KSP troopers arrived at a home on Maria Branch where a man had been stabbed.

The initial investigation indicates Cody Wright and Adam Layne were involved in an altercation, that lead to Layne suffering a stab wound.

As a result of the investigation, Cody Wright was arrested and taken to the Pike County Detention Center. Wright is currently charged with first-degree assault.

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