Suspect in murder of Lexington woman arrested

Police say 22-year-old Hubert Lee Riley was arrested on Wednesday.
Published: Dec. 20, 2022 at 10:58 AM EST|Updated: Dec. 21, 2022 at 7:10 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Lexington police have arrested a suspect in connection with the December 10 shooting death of Elaina Mammen.

Police say 22-year-old Hubert Lee Riley was arrested on Wednesday.

Riley has been charged with murder, five counts of wanton endangerment, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and criminal mischief.

Riley is being held at the Fayette County Detention Center.

According to police, 19-year-old Mammen was found shot inside a vehicle on Colonnade Drive. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

We’re told a 15-year-old juvenile has also been charged with murder in the case and is being held at a juvenile detention center.