Quantcast

Arrest Made In 2016 Breathitt Homicide - LEX18.com | Continuous News and StormTracker Weather

Arrest Made In 2016 Breathitt Homicide

Posted: Updated:

BREATHITT, Ky. (LEX 18) - A woman has been indicted in the shooting death of a Breathitt County woman

Joy Turner, 42, was found dead in a mobile home with a gunshot wound in September of 2016. Joy's roommate told police that the death was a suicide but 5 months later the state medical examiner's office ruled the death a homicide.

In December of 2017, a grand jury indicted Imojean Daniel with murder.  Daniel lives at the same address on Long's Creek Road, according to the indictment.  

"(Daniel) committed the offense of murder when she shot Joy Turner with a gun," reads the indictment. 

No other details of the investigation were released in the document. Turner's family spoke to LEX 18 shortly after her death was declared a homicide.

"It's the not knowing what led up to that night. It's hearsay. You hear people say things and you know it's not the truth. That's what hurts," Turner's sister told LEX 18.

The family offered a reward for information leading to an arrest.

WEATHER
MaxTrack Doppler
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • Dancing Dad Caught On Video

    Dancing Dad Caught On Video

    Thursday, December 14 2017 7:43 PM EST2017-12-15 00:43:43 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) A Lexington dad is on the verge of going viral for the adorable way he showed support at his daughter's dance recital. The dad said that being in the audience, just wasn't enough. "I got to all her recitals, all her recital practices," said Acers Gill. For him, his kids are his world, so when two-year-old Willow had a dance recital recently, not only was he there for moral support, he provided a little choreography support too. Luckily, a member...

    LEXINGTON, Ky (LEX 18) A Lexington dad is on the verge of going viral for the adorable way he showed support at his daughter's dance recital. The dad said that being in the audience, just wasn't enough. "I got to all her recitals, all her recital practices," said Acers Gill. For him, his kids are his world, so when two-year-old Willow had a dance recital recently, not only was he there for moral support, he provided a little choreography support too. Luckily, a member...

  • Woman Injured When Shots Fired Into Apartment

    Woman Injured When Shots Fired Into Apartment

    Friday, December 15 2017 9:18 AM EST2017-12-15 14:18:15 GMT

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police were investigating early Friday morning after a woman was injured when someone shot several rounds into an apartment on the city's south side. Police say they were called out to the scene around 4 a.m. after someone shot about five gunshots into an apartment in the 3600 block of Appian Way. One woman inside the apartment was struck. She was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. Police said other ...

    LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police were investigating early Friday morning after a woman was injured when someone shot several rounds into an apartment on the city's south side. Police say they were called out to the scene around 4 a.m. after someone shot about five gunshots into an apartment in the 3600 block of Appian Way. One woman inside the apartment was struck. She was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. Police said other ...

  • Hepatitis A Vaccine Required For Next School Year

    Hepatitis A Vaccine Required For Next School Year

    Friday, December 15 2017 8:26 AM EST2017-12-15 13:26:48 GMT

    (LEX 18) — The Hepatitis A vaccine is now required by law in Kentucky for children to attend school. The vaccine has long been recommended for the school year, but state law in Kentucky now requires it, with few exemptions.

    (LEX 18) — The Hepatitis A vaccine is now required by law in Kentucky for children to attend school. The vaccine has long been recommended for the school year, but state law in Kentucky now requires it, with few exemptions.

Powered by Frankly

© LEX18.com 2017, LEX18.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?