Phelps, KY. (April 05, 2021) – The Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post received a 911 call on Saturday, April 03, 2021, in reference to a stabbing in Pike County.
KSP troopers responded to a residence on Maria Branch and discovered a man had been stabbed. The initial investigation indicates an altercation between Cody Wright and Adam Layne lead to Layne suffering a stab wound.
As a result of this investigation, Cody Wright was arrested and lodged in the Pike County Detention Center. Wright is currently charged with Assault 1st Degree.
Trooper Corey Charles is leading the investigation. He was assisted on scene by KSP personnel and Lifeguard Ambulance Service.
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