U.S. marshals arrest Lexington murder suspect
By Shawntaye Hopkins
A Lexington man has been arrested as a suspect in a fatal shooting in April on Whitney Avenue.
U.S. marshals arrested James Demetrius Mullins, 29, about 7 a.m. Tuesday at a home on Chatsworth Drive, in Lexington’s Eastland neighborhood, Lexington police Sgt. Paul Williams said. Mullins has been charged with murder and parole violation. He is being held at the Fayette County Jail.
Dominic O. Faulkner, 20, of Lexington, was shot multiple times about 2:15 p.m. on April 18 on the 700 block of Whitney Avenue, near Lexington Cemetery off Newtown Pike.
He was taken to University of Kentucky Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
An arrest warrant was issued for Mullins on May 23.