WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WYMT) - UPDATE
According to the News Journal, the investigation is now a murder investigation.
The Whitley County Coroner told the paper Billy Gray Lawson died from multiple sharp force injuries.
Kentucky State Police are conducting a death investigation after a body was found near the state line in Whitley County.
The cause of death is unknown, but troopers tell WYMT the death is suspicious in nature. The body was identified as a man's, and the family of the victim was notified.
This story will be updated.