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Murder Investigation & Arrests

Date of News Release: 11/03/2010

(Columbia, Ky.) -- A 17-year-old male juvenile has been charged with Murder in the shooting death of 29-year-old Felicia A. Eads of Russell Springs, Ky. On Tuesday, November 2nd, Russell County Dispatch received a call of shots being fired at 80 Old Eli Road in Russell County at approximately 5:40 CST and KSP was contacted to respond.

Upon arrival at the scene, KSP units found the victim lying in the driveway with what appeared to be a fatal gunshot wound. The subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the juvenile and 50-year-old Pamela Jane Bennett of Russell Springs who had apparently been involved, along with the juvenile, in an altercation with the victim.

Pamela Jane Bennett was charged with attempted Murder and was lodged in the Casey County Jail. The juvenile was lodged in the Adair County Youth Development Center in Columbia.

KSP Detective B.J. Burton is investigating and was assisted at the scene by Russell County EMS, Russell County Sheriff's Department and the Jamestown Fire Department.

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