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Arrest made in deadly shooting on Pennebaker Drive

Published: Apr. 18, 2021 at 11:57 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - A suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left a man dead on Pennebaker Drive.

According to an arrest citation, 37-year-old Carl Munford is facing charges of murder and wanton endangerment.

Carl Munford, 37.
Carl Munford, 37.(Fayette Co. Detention Center)

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. Sunday evening.

The coroner identified the victim as 28-year-old Devante Bell. Officers found Bell with gunshot wounds inside his vehicle and transported him to the hospital, where he later died.

The arrest citation says a small child was also inside the vehicle at the time.

A brawl broke out at the scene of the shooting and several people involved were handcuffed.

Munford is currently in the Fayette County Detention Center.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Lexington Police by calling (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips can be submitted to Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020, online at www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com, or through the P3 tips app available at www.p3tips.com.

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