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(Update) Kentucky State Police Arrest Mayfield Man for Felony Assault

Date of News Release: 5/8/2017

Mayfield, KY )(May 8, 2017) – On May 8, 2017, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Larry West, age 64, of Mayfield, Kentucky, died at Vanderbilt Hospital in Tennessee as a result of the injuries he received during the May 5th assault.

Kentucky State Police will be seeking to amend the pending Assault 1st Degree charge to Murder.

The investigation is continuing by Detective Cory Hamby. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police Post 1 at 270-856-3721 or anonymously at 1-800-222-5555. Citizens may also report tips anonymously through the KSP app. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android applications and can be easily downloaded free of charge through Apple and Google Play stores.