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Third Arrest made in Murder Investigation in Wayne County

(MONTICELLO, KY) - A third person has been arrested and charged in connection with the Murder of William E. Wells Sr. and the Assault of his son William E. Wells Jr which occurred in Wayne County. Kathy A. Shelton age 22 of Monticello has been charged with complicity to Murder, Assault and Robbery. She is currently being held in the Wayne County Detention Center in Monticello.

The investigation is continuing by Kentucky State Police Detective Todd Dalton, Detective Billy Correll, and Wayne County Sheriff James Hill. Troopers from the Kentucky State Police in London and Deputies from the Wayne County Sheriff Department are assisting in the investigation

A photo of Kathy Shelton

Picture of George M Maupin   Picture of Richard Tayolr Jr.

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