Police arrest teen in Russell County, Ky. for shooting neighbor - WDRB 41 Louisville News

Police arrest teen in Russell County, Ky. for shooting neighbor to death

Posted: Updated:
Trevor Robertson (Source: Russell County Detention Center) Trevor Robertson (Source: Russell County Detention Center)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Police have arrested a teen in Russell County and charged him with murder, after officials say he shot and killed his neighbor.

Trevor Robertson, 19, is accused of killing Jason Adam Willis, 34, by shooting him with a shotgun. Police say the shooting happened on Saturday morning, just before 4 a.m. in the 4000 block of Kentucky Highway 92 at Willis' home.

Police say both men became involved in a verbal dispute and that Robertson then retrieved the weapon and shot Willis in the upper torso.

Authorities say Willis was pronounced dead at the scene.

Robertson was taken into police custody and is being held at the Russell County Detention Center.

Copyright 2014 WDRB News. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.