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Shelby County Murder Suspect Apprehended On BG Parkway

Posted at 5:04 AM, Feb 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-21 08:57:01-05

SHELBY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police have made an arrest in a murder investigation out of Shelby County.

It happened around 4 a.m. Wednesday on Bardstown Trail in Waddy.

Police were called to a home in the area where they found 53-year-old William Riddell dead and another person injured.

Kentucky State Police later found suspect 39-year-old Brian Myers, of Willsburg, on the Bluegrass Parkway.

He was booked into the Shelby County Detention Center on one count of murder.

An autopsy is set for Riddell at later date.