WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News

Trial For Accused Cop Killer Wrapping Up Sooner Than Expected

The trial of an accused cop killer is wrapping up sooner than expected.

On Monday, Jamie Barnett's defense called a couple of witnesses, including the suspect's wife and then rested, and then court was adjourned for the day.

Closing arguments will take place Tuesday and then the jury will begin deliberating.

Barnett is accused of shooting Clay City Police Chief Randy Lacy in his cruiser last year. He could get the death penalty if convicted.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 25408024 - wkyt.com/a?a=25408024
Gray Television, Inc.