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Wayne death being treated as homicide

PRICHARD, W.Va. — Authorities in Wayne County are treating a Saturday death as a homicide.

The body of Kenneth Edward Davis, 53, of Prichard was found at a house on Ferry Street Saturday afternoon, deputies said.

It appears he died of blunt force trauma to the head.

No arrests have been made.

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