Man charged with murder in Beecher Terrace shooting - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Man charged with murder in Beecher Terrace shooting

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - A man is charged with murder for a shooting at Beecher Terrace three weeks ago.

Police arrested Anthony Johnson Friday afternoon. 

He is charged with murder, wanton endangerment and criminal mischief.

The shooting happened on Aug. 8 along Fisk Court.

Thirty-year-old Purnell Lester was shot in his car. Someone then drove him two blocks away before emergency crews were flagged down. 

Lester died two day later.

Johnson is being held on a $100,000 cash bond. 

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