Body with stab wounds found in burned McCreary County home

A body found inside a burned McCreary County home late Friday was later found to have multiple stab wounds, Kentucky State Police said.

The victim was identified as Johnny G. Taylor, 66, of Pine Knot, state police said in a news release.

At 11:52 p.m. Friday, the McCreary County 911 Center notified the London state police post that a dead man was inside a burned residence on South Ky. 1651 in the Pine Knot community.

The body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Frankfort for an autopsy that was scheduled for Saturday.

No arrest has been made, police said.