Suspect arrested for shooting that injured EKU player


LEXINGTON, KY. (WTVQ) – Police announce an arrest in a shooting last month in Lexington that left an Eastern Kentucky Football player injured.

The Lexington Police Department says 21-year-old Jayontai McCann is facing charges for the shooting on June 23 near Two Keys Tavern.

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According to officers, two men got into a fight then one went to his car to get a gun and shot the other man.

The victim was later identified as Cameron Catron, a player on the EKU football team.

McCann is charged with assault, possession of a handgun by convicted felon, and tampering with physical evidence.