LMPD arrests two suspects in Manslick Road murder - WDRB 41 Louisville News

LMPD arrests two suspects in Manslick Road murder

Posted: Updated:

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- LMPD arrests two suspects for a Friday night murder that happened on Manslick Road. 

Homicide detectives arrested 18-year-old Gemehr O. Murphy and a 16-year-old juvenile. Both are charged with murder, first-degree robbery, tampering with physical evidence and theft of firearms.

The arrest report says Gemehr told police that he and the teen killed 36-year-old Justin Kern and stole multiple firearms Friday night. The shooting happened around 10 p.m. at an apartment complex on Manslick Road in the Jacobs neighborhood.  

Detectives say they executed a search warrant at Gemehr's home on Bachmann Drive on Sunday. They recovered several firearms at the home. 

Gemehr is scheduled to be arraigned on Monday morning. 

Copyright 2017 WDRB Media. All Rights Reserved.

  • Sign Up for WDRB's Sports Newsletter

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.