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Grand jury indicts Nunn on murder charge

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A grand jury in Lexington has indicted a
former state lawmaker on charges of murder and violating an
emergency protective order in the fatal shooting of his former
fiancee.

Fayette Circuit Judge Kim Bunnell read the charges against Steve
Nunn, son of former Gov. Louie Nunn, in open court Tuesday.

The charges stem from the Sept. 11 shooting death of 29-year-old
Amanda Ross outside her Lexington home. Nunn, a former
gubernatorial hopeful, was arrested at a Hart County cemetery the
day of Ross' death. Police found him with apparent self-inflicted
wounds.

Nunn has pleaded not guilty.

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