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Charges upgraded to murder after victim dies in Greenup County stabbing

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A suspect in a fatal stabbing in Greenup County is now charged with murder.

Prosecutors have charged Reece Frasure, 50, of South Shore, for the stabbing death of Michael Gillespie.

Gillespie, 31, of Lewis County, died from his injuries on Tuesday at a Huntington hospital, where he'd been on life support since the incident.

Investigators said the two men got into a fight at Frasure's home on March 27 when Frasure stabbed Gillespie in the chest.

Frasure is being held in the Greenup County Detention Center. Deputies said he has a long criminal history.