Man faces murder charge in Kentucky

Local News

LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY (WOWK) – Police in Kentucky have arrested a man wanted in connection with murder.

Kristopher West was arrested Sept. 19 in Louisa, KY on several charges, including a murder warrant. Kentucky State Police from Henderson and Ashland posts served the warrant at a location where they say West was reportedly staying. He was taken to the Big Sandy Regional Jail without incident.

West has been charged with Murder, Assault 1st Degree, DUI 4th or more aggravated circumstances, Driving DUI Suspended 2nd Offense, Unlawful Transaction with a Minor 2nd Degree, Possession of Open Alcoholic Beverage in a Vehicle, Drug Paraphernalia, Failure to Maintain Insurance and No Registration Plate.

For local and breaking news, weather alerts, video and more, download the FREE WOWK 13 News App from the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the FREE WOWK 13 News App

Washington DC Bureau

More Washington DC Bureau

Don't Miss

Trending Stories