ARREST: On August 29, 2019, at approximately 12:00 AM, Richmond Police charged Corey M. Jones (21), Richmond, KY for the shooting that occurred on Gibson Lane on August 27, 2019.
Investigators were able to determine the suspect possibly drove a red Ford Mustang and resided on Ty Lane in Richmond, KY. Police were able to locate the vehicle and take Mr. Jones into custody.
Jones admitted to being responsible for the shooting but claimed it was self-defense.
A search warrant was executed at the suspect’s residence, and the handgun believed to be used in the shooting was located and seized.
Jones was charged with Assault 1st degree and lodged in the MCDC.