A 37-year-old man was charged with murder after a fatal shooting Wednesday morning in Pikeville.
Pikeville police went to an apartment on Jay Street about 2:30 a.m. after a 911 call about a shooting.
Officers found James Kevin Pratt, 37, of Pikeville with a gunshot wound to the chest. He later was pronounced dead at the Pikeville Medical Center, according to police.
The suspect, Robert Adkins, also 37, of Pikeville, was found and arrested at a home on Mount Martha Drive, police said.
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Adkins was being held in the Pike County jail, charged with murder.
No motive in the shooting was released Wednesday. An investigation is continuing.