Suspect arrested in Dakota Street homicide

Dakota Street Shooting
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Posted at 9:48 AM, Sep 25, 2022
and last updated 2023-03-09 09:15:01-05

LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Lexington Police arrested a man Sunday morning in connection to a deadly shooting in August.

45-year-old James Catlett was arrested in connection to the murder of 29-year-old Dietrich Murray, who was shot near Loudon Avenue and North Broadway at the end of August.

Murray died later at the hospital from his injuries.

The case was waived to a grand jury after a preliminary hearing.

Catlett is currently being held in the Fayette County Detention Center.