3 arrested in Whitley County murder investigation
WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. (WDKY) - Kentucky State Police have announced the arrests of three in connection to a murder in Whitley County.
Detectives say Billy Lawson, 45, of Williamsburg was found dead near the Tennessee state line in a building off U.S. 25.
Troopers arrested Jordan Miracle, 22, of Pine Knot, James Muse, 27, and Jamie Muse, 27, both of Williamsburg. All three are charged with murder, first-degree robbery and tampering with physical evidence.
Medical examiners will perform an autopsy on Lawson Tuesday.
The case remains under investigation.