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Knott County man found shot to death in Prestonsburg parking lot

Kentucky State Police have identified a man who was found shot to death Wednesday afternoon near an old building.

Bill Russell Collins, 36, of Leburn in Knott County, was found lying in a parking lot in Prestonsburg with gunshot wounds, according to a news release.

Floyd County Coroner Greg Nelson said Collins was found at an old doctor's office on Route 321. Collins died at the scene.

The state police investigation is continuing, the release said.

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