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Man Wanted for Huntington Murder Caught in Ky.

Posted April 18th, 2014 @ 5:56am by WVHU News Desk

CARTER COUNTY, Ky. -- A murder suspect wanted out of Huntington has been arrested in Carter County, Kentucky.

The US Marshals CUFFED Task Force tell that Peter Martin King-Howard was arrested Thursday.

Investigators say he was picked up at a home on Dinkins Hollow Road in Rush, Kentucky.

King-Howard, 32, of Detroit, was wanted out of Huntington, accused of stabbing Christopher Crawford, 38, of Huntington, to death in a car last month on 3rd Street West.

Police say the two men got into a fight, believed to be over drugs, and King-Howard stabbed Crawford several times.

Crawford was taken to the hospital, but did not survive.

King-Howard is being held at the Carter County Jail.

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