Lindy Lane homicide investigation

Jameel CoxAugust 27 UPDATE 

Lexington Police today arrested a man in connection with the homicide that occurred earlier this week on Lindy Lane. Jameel Elias Cox, 28, is charged with Murder, Robbery 1st, and Tampering With Physical Evidence.

The investigation found that Cox shot and killed Aaron Leach at Leach’s home Monday afternoon.

Cox was taken into custody without incident Thursday. He is lodged in the Fayette County Detention Center.


The Lexington Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred on Lindy Lane.  

Shortly after 5:15 p.m. Monday, August 24, officers responded to a home in the 1500-block of Lindy Lane for a man found unresponsive inside a residence. The Fayette County Coroner’s Office declared the man deceased at the scene and has identified him as 32-year-old Aaron Leach.

Detectives are actively investigating the cause of and circumstances surrounding Leach’s death.

Anyone with information about this case 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, or through the P3 tips app available at