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Lexington Man Wanted In Connection To July Murder

Posted at 11:08 AM, Oct 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-04 11:29:24-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– A suspect has been identified in the fatal shooting of a Lexington man.

Police obtained an arrest warrant Wednesday for 32-year-old Jermaine D. Yates. Detectives believe that Yates shot and killed Kerry D. Kenney on July 1.

Based on the preliminary investigation, detectives believe a drug transaction led up to the shooting on Short Street.

Anyone with knowledge of Yates’ whereabouts is asked to contact police.