3 years later, police still investigating cold case murder

Kentucky State Police detectives are continuing to investigate a cold murder case in Pike County.

Kentucky State Police Trooper William Petry tells Mountain Top News that the investigation into the murder of Clancy Ray Adkins at his home off Coon Branch Road near Pikeville is ongoing. Tuesday marked the third anniversary of Adkins’ murder.

He was shot through the front door of his residence in February 2017 and was found dead at the scene. No arrests have been made.

Clancy Adkins was killed at his home in February 2017. The investigation into his murder is ongoing.

Petry says detectives are still working to determine who killed Adkins, and why.

Anyone with information on the murder of Clancy Ray Adkins can contact Kentucky State Police Post 9 in Pikeville at 606-433-7711. Callers may remain anonymous. Petry says any information could be valuable to the investigation.

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