Dec 30, 2011 9:59 AM by Adam Winer

Police Make Third Arrest In Bourbon Co. Double Shooting

Police have made a third arrest in a fatal Christmas Day Bourbon County double shooting.

Police say troopers arrested William Bradley Yeaples, 38, of Paris, Thursday and charged him with tampering with physical evidence in the case.

He's currently being held at the Bourbon County Detention Center, with a bond set at $5,000.

Police say William C. Ross, 36, shot Leroy Richardson and Joe Richardson at a home in Bourbon County early Christmas morning. Leroy Richardson died at the scene. Joe Richardson managed to call 911 and continues to recover at UK hospital from a gunshot wound to the head.

Police arrested Ross on Dec. 25 and charged him with murder and assault.

Investigators also charged John Haynes, 34, with first degree complicity to assault.

Police have not released any details about Haynes' and Bradley's involvement in the shootings.


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