Deputies: Kentucky man stabbed with pitchfork by neighbor

Alan Covington is accused of stabbing someone with a pitchfork. / (Scott County Detention Center)
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STAMPING GROUND, Ky. (WKYT) -- Kentucky officials said a dispute over property lines led to one man stabbing another with a pitchfork.

Scott County deputies responded to Warkinsvillle where they previously dealt with the two men arguing over the same issue.

Alan Covington, 69, was charged with second-degree assault after deputies say he stabbed the victim in the leg with the pitchfork.

Officials say the victim will survive the injury.

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