A Clay City man has been charged in a Powell County death.
State police arrested Woodie G. Sons Jr., 41, on a murder charge Wednesday. Sons is accused of killing Charles Maggard of Stanton on Dec. 14.
Maggard was found dead in his home on Jerrica Leigh Lane by a family member who went to check on him, according to a news release from state police.
Maggard had been assaulted. Police did not release a cause of death.
Sons was being held in the Powell County Detention Center on a $1 million bond.