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One Man Arrested and Other One Still at Large for the Fatal Shooting in Cerulean, KY

Date of News Release: 05/25/2005

(CADIZ, KY.) On May 24, 2005 at 10:45 PM, murder suspect Devron D. Wadlington turned himself in to Kentucky State Police and the Cadiz Police Department. Authorities had been looking for Wadlington and George Kelly Mayes in connection for the murder of LaWarren Sims, 23 of Princeton, KY. Kentucky State Police and the Trigg County Sheriff's Department responded to Henry's Place in Cerulean after receiving a 911 call advising shots had been fired and a man had been hit. Mays is still at large and is considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information can contact Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555 (in the state of Kentucky only, does not work out of state) or the Trigg County Sheriff's Department at (270) 522-8888. The investigation is continuing by Detective Janet Gabbard.

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