UPDATE: KSP investigating Allen County homicide, asking for leads from public

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ALLEN COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) -- Kentucky State Police were out on Stinson Lane in Allen County on Thursday canvasing the neighborhood. They are being helped by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and authorities in Macon County, Tennessee as they continue to investigate a murder.

Kentucky State Police report that on Tuesday night, Post 3 dispatch was asked for assistance by Allen County's dispatch for a death investigation on 151 Stinson Lane, not far from the Tennessee state line.

Allen County deputies had found a deceased man in a yard near the home's driveway. It was determined that 47-year-old Justin A. Wix had been shot multiple times outside his home.

Wix was pronounced dead on scene by the county's coroner's office.

KSP is asking that anyone with any information or leads concerning the death of Wix contact Detective Jonathan Johnson at (270) 782-2010.

The investigation is ongoing.