Ashland man arrested in choking death of neighbor

mmeehan1@herald-leader.comMay 26, 2014 

A Boyd County man has been arrested in the choking death of his neighbor early Monday.

Charles P. Wilhere, 45, is charged in the death of Aaron Adkins, 29. Both men lived on Fairway Drive in Ashland, Wilhere at 1459 and Adkins at 1460.

According to Kentucky State Police, Adkins was dead when they arrived. An autopsy is scheduled Tuesday.

Wilhere was being held in the Boyd County Detention Center.

The investigation is continuing.

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