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Funeral arragements set for murdered Lexington teen

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- We've just learned funeral arrangements have been set after a Lexington teen was murdered earlier this week.

Patrick Puckett, a Bryan Station junior, and athlete, was found Wednesday with a gunshot wound to his chest on Ryan Circle.

He later died at UK hospital.

The suspect, Ernest Wheeler III, 20, the third, turned himself in, and was arrested Friday night.

Friends of Puckett's tell us his funeral will be held at Southland Christian Church on Richmond Road on Wednesday, from 6-8 p.m.

His funeral will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, also at Southland's Richmond campus.


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