FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) – Authorities arrested 5 people Friday in tie to a double murder in Frankfort 10 days earlier.
Bricelyn Leak (Photo: Franklin County Regional Jail)
Police arrested Rekiethieus Wesley, 28, Juanita Durrum, 25, Morgan Crutchfield, 23, Bricelyn Leak, 18, and Leroy Love.
They face charges of murder and pirate in tie to a deaths of Dustin Johnson, 24, and Jared Moore, 22.
The dual immature group were found shot to genocide Jun 26 during a home on Alexander Street in Frankfort.
“You go where a box leads you,” Frankfort Police Chief Travis Ellis pronounced during a news discussion Friday. “When it gets hot, it picks up, we take off with it and that’s what’s happened a final 24 hours. This has unequivocally picked adult and taken off.”
More arrests are probable in tie to a murders, Ellis said.
At slightest dual of a 5 people arrested will expected face charges in tie to other new crimes in a area, Ellis said.
Frankfort Police worked with Lawrenceburg Police and Kentucky State Police to make a arrests.
Julie Hedges and her aunt, Lizzie Smith, pronounced things have not been a same given a murders in their neighborhood
“Oh honey, we cry each day over this,” Lizzie said. “I won’t even come out of my house.”
Julie said, “I can’t even trust for my child to be in a pool in a yard since I’m petrified of what could happen.”
Both women pronounced Friday they are relieved to hear that arrests have been made.
“It gave me wish for their families during slightest removing some form of justice,” Julie said.
Lizzie said, “I’m happy they got them since we can trust my grandkids entrance outside.”