Police: Lexington Man charged in London homicide after body found in park
LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - The London Police Department says they were called out to the city’s Levi Jackson park Wednesday after hearing reports of a dead body near the park’s amphitheater.
The victim was identified as 53-year-old James L. Mays of Lexington.
An autopsy by the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Frankfort ruled the death a homicide.
On Thursday, London Police connected 42-year-old Edward D. Brewer, also from Lexington, to the murder.
Brewer was arrested and charged with Mays’ murder, he is currently being held at the Laurel County Detention Center.
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