An Eastern Kentucky man pleads not guilty to a charge of murder
A man who was arrested and charged with the murder of an Elkhorn City man pleaded not guilty to the charge in Pike Circuit Court on Wednesday. Thirty Five year old Ervin Smallwood of Regina is accused of killing Thirty Two year old Gregory Todd Martin of Elkhorn City. Authorities say Smallwood suffocated and beat Martin. Martin's body was found at a home near Harless Creek Road in the Regina Community. Smallwood is scheduled to be back in court on February 7th.