Police searching for persons of interest connected to Jekobi Wells murder

Posted at 2:23 PM, Jan 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-11 14:27:59-05

PARIS, Ky. (LEX 18) — The Paris Police Department is searching for two persons of interest it said need to be questioned in connection to the December murder of 21-year-old Jekobi Wells.

Police said Wells was in a car with Tyre Q. Conner, 21, and Emilia Isabella Zahabi Wisdom,18, both of Winchester, Ky., moments before he was shot and killed on Williams Street in Paris.

Police said Conner and Wisdom fled the scene of the shooting before they could be questioned.

Conner is a Black male, 5'5" tall, and weighs about 130 pounds.

Wisdom is a mixed-race female, 5'1" tall, and weighs about 140 pounds.

The last known vehicle they were seen in is a 2010 tan Ford Fusion with the plate number 141 TXZ.

Anyone with information on either person is asked to call the Paris Police Department at (859) 987-2100.

Police said they believe Wisdom and Conner are armed and should not be approached.