Homicide investigations

Detectives in the Lexington Police Department's Robbery/Homicide Unit handle death investigations for Lexington-Fayette County. They work closely with officers in Patrol, the Forensic Services Unit, other investigative units, and the public to help solve these crimes.

If you have information about a murder case, please call Lexington Police at (859) 258-3600.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020 or online at www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

2020 homicides

No. Date Location Victim's Name Age Cause of Death Status of Case Suspect(s)
1 1/8/2020 Rambling Creek Dr Gregory Miller, Jr. 20 Gunshot CBA Jaquan St. Louis
2 1/31/2020 Lima Drive La Monte Sellers 31 Gunshot Open  
3 2/10/2020 Alexandria Drive Elaine Castillo 33 Sharp trauma CBA Kevin Velasco-Gomez
4 2/11/2020 Nancy Hanks Rd Antwan Roberts 15 Gunshot Open  
5 2/20/2020 Shaftsbury Rd Crystal Howard 35 Gunshot CBA Joseph Gonzalez
6 3/3/2020 Fairmont Ct Robert Clay 63 -- CBA Quentin Love
7 3/6/2020 Smith St Larry Rose, Jr. 44 Gunshot CBA Seantel Watson
8 3/29/2020 Second Street Zion Clark 20 Gunshot Open  
9 4/5/2020 Rand Ave Richard B. Williams 54 Gunshot Open  
10 4/21/2020 Hedgewood Court Ladonya Bennett 16 Gunshot CBA *juvenile suspect*
11 5/27/2020 Augusta Drive Lowell A. Johnson 55 Gunshot Open *juvenile suspect*
12 5/28/2020 Augusta Drive Bruce Trice 58 Gunshot Open  
13 6/10/2020 Martha Court Eugenia Keens 48 Blunt force trauma CBA Jacquetta Perry
14 6/16/2020 Atiya Place Gregory L. Fisher 30 Gunshot CBA Cameren Fisher
15 6/23/2020 Newtown Court James A. White 40 Gunshot CBA

Dontate Burruss

Darica Lynem

16 7/11/2020 Chestnut Street Darrell Price 31 Gunshot Warrant Anthony King
17 7/27/2020 Speigle Street Miguel Diaz 19 Gunshot CBA Isaac Suastequi
18 7/27/2020 Warwick Court Karen Rae Greenup 57 Trauma CBA James Aubrey
19 7/28/2020 N. Broadway Angel Marcum 26 Gunshot CBE Antoine James
20 8/16/2020 Newtown Pike Mykel Waide 18 Gunshot Open  
21 8/21/2020 McClain Drive Micheal Proctor 17 Gunshot Open  
22 8/23/2020 Nicholasville Rd Kenneth Bottoms, Jr. 17 Gunshot CBA Xavier Hardin
23 8/23/2020 Centre Pkwy Patrick Stover 19 Gunshot CBA Jarred Lockard
24 8/24/2020 Lindy Ln Aaron Leach 32 Gunshot CBA Jameel Cox
25 8/31/2020 Majestic View Walk   56 -- CBA Dalton Carpenter
               

 

Information about this chart

  • All victim names are released by the Fayette County Coroner's Office
  • Click on the address and/or suspect name for the most recent press release about the case
  • The Lexington Police Department does not name juvenile suspects
  • CBA = Cleared by Arrest; CBE = Cleared by Exception
  • Investigations determined to be unfounded / justifiable homicides are not included on this list
  • Suspects are named when investigators obtain a warrant or an arrest is made
  • Does not include the judicial outcome of a case

 

2019 homicides

No. Date Location Victim's Name Age Cause of Death Status of Case Suspect(s)
1 1/16/2019 Radcliffe Rd Demetrius Gordon 28 Sharp force trauma CBA Christina Young
2 1/17/2019 28XX Palumbo Dr Alisa Reed 17 Gunshot CBE --
3 1/26/2019 987 Winchester Rd Iesha Edwards 27 Gunshot CBA

James E. Ragland, II

Gaige Phillips

4 3/11/2019 628 Delzan James Terry 68 Gunshot CBA Larry M. Walters
5 3/18/2019 Kirk Court William Haskins 42 Gunshot Open  
6 3/24/2019 Race Street Adrian Sturgis 33 Gunshot CBA Mykel D. Smith
7 4/13/2019 W. 6th Street Aaron Coney 24 Gunshot CBA Damarcus Jones
8 4/23/2019 Skyview Ln David Kelm 46 Gunshot Open  

9

10

4/26/2019 Race Street Heather Grigsby

Shannon Goodwin

28

*

Gunshot Open  
11 7/2/2019 W. Sixth Street Quatrell Kimble 22 Gunshot CBA David Williams
12 7/11/2019 Ballpark Drive Earl Parvin 42 Gunshot CBA David Lee Sayre
13 8/25/2019 Nicholasville Rd / Wilson Downing Rd LaPorscha Stringer 30 Gunshot CBA Markeeta Campbell
14 9/3/2019 E. Reynolds Rd Nathaniel Shelby 19 Gunshot CBA Jah'Quez Crutchfield

Rafael Brewster

Moses Thompson
15 9/14/2019 Elm Tree Ln David Godbold 56 Sharp trauma Open  
16 9/15/2019 Florence Ave Carroll Martin 51 Gunshot Warrant Jeremy Jackson

17

 

18

10/16/2019 Alexandria Dr

Marquis D. Harris

Sharmaine Carter

24

 

25

-- CBA Antonio Gaskin

19

20

10/19/2019

Winchester Rd and Seventh St

Dwayne Slaughter

Darrian Webb

18

18

Gunshot CBA

John Boulder

De'Shaun Armor

Kenneth J. Jackson

21 11/14/2019 Hollow Creek Rd Darius Bolden 22 Gunshot CBA Damarkus Hill
22 11/15/2019 Kingtree Ct Bryant Gaston 17 Gunshot CBA Juvenile suspect
23

11/22/2019

(died 12/04/19)

Camelot Dr Wesley Carter, Jr. 28 Gunshot Open  
24 11/25/2019 Laredo Dr Abed Kadah 19 Gunshot Open  
25 11/27/2019 Harrodsburg Rd Robert C. Smith 37 Gunshot CBA Terrence Fister
26 12/10/2019 Osage Ct Damontrial D. Fulgham 23 Gunshot CBA

Jo'Qwan Jackson

John Boulder

Juvenile suspect

27

12/14/2019

(died 1/1/20)

Bayou Ct Michael Coyle 59 Blunt force trauma CBA

William Justus

Mervil Spencer, Jr.

28 12/24/2019 Transylvania Park Jonathan Meristil 21 Gunshot Open  
29 12/25/2019 Alexandria Dr Bertin Garcia-Jimenez 23 Gunshot Open  
30 12/29/2019 Augusta Court Donald Foster 57 Trauma CBA Anthony Asay

 

Information about this chart

  • All victim names are released by the Fayette County Coroner's Office
  • Click on the address and/or suspect name for the most recent press release about the case
  • The Lexington Police Department does not name juvenile suspects
  • CBA = Cleared by Arrest; CBE = Cleared by Exception
  • Investigations determined to be unfounded / justifiable homicides are not included on this list
  • Suspects are named when investigators obtain a warrant or an arrest is made
  • Does not include the judicial outcome of a case