Man arrested in connection with stabbing


By Andrea Saddler - asaddler@civitasmedia.com



MARTIN – Police in Floyd County arrested Trenton Ward in connection to a stabbing that occurred at a home on Dinwood Road in Martin over the weekend. Police say Timmy Ward died after being stabbed multiple times Sunday evening.

According to the arrest citation, after the incident, Trenton Ward went to his aunt’s home where he changed clothes and disposed of his old clothes into the creek. As of press time, Trenton Ward had only been charged with tampering with physical evidence.

Visitation for Timothy Blake Ward was set for Tuesday from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. at Hall Funeral Home in Martin. A graveside service is slated to be held on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Ward Cemetery in Martin.

Trenton Ward is set for a preliminary hearing Friday morning at 9:30 a.m.

By Andrea Saddler

asaddler@civitasmedia.com

Andrea Saddler is a reporter for The Floyd County Times. She can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

Andrea Saddler is a reporter for The Floyd County Times. She can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

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