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2015 Indy murder suspect arrested in Kentucky

Posted at 5:15 AM, Feb 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-29 06:12:42-05

A suspect in a 2015 Indianapolis killing has been arrested in Kentucky.

Robert Lasley, 29, was arrested in Newport, Kentucky on Saturday.

Lasley is accused of killing Michael Killebrew, 30, on Dec. 1, 2015 in the 1000 block of W. 29th Street. He has been charged with murder, attempted murder and unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon.

Police say he shot Killebrew outside his house at about 7 a.m.

Killebrew died on Jan. 16, 2016.

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He is awaiting extradition back to Marion County.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477. You can also text “INDYCS” plus your tip to 274637. Your tip can be reported anonymously.


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