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Posted: Tuesday, 01 April 2014 7:47AM

Troopers arrest 1 in eastern Kentucky death

SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (AP) — An eastern Kentucky woman has been arrested and charged with the stabbing death of a man over the weekend.

Kentucky State Police trooper Shaun Little says Marie Minix of Salyersville has been detained in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center on a single count of murder.

Little says troopers from the Pikeville post responded to a stabbing complaint in the Salyersville community of Magoffin County on Saturday.

Once there, Little says, troopers found 43-year-old Roy Prater of Salyersville dead from a single stab wound.

The incident remains under investigation.

Jail records did not list an attorney for Minix.

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Locations : Eastern KentuckyKentuckyMagoffin CountyPikevilleSalyersville
People : Marie MinixRoy PraterShaun Little
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