Arrest in double-murder in Breckinridge County

Montez Johnson, of Louisville, is accused of shooting and killing Steven Gann and Jacob Loeffler in the Garfield community of Breckinridge County on 8-6-20

HARDINSBURG, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Louisville man has been arrested and charged in a double-murder in Breckinridge County, according to Kentucky State Police.

The KSP Special Response Team and the Louisville Metro Police SWAT team arrested 28-year old Montez Johnson at an apartment complex on Ledgewood Parkway in Louisville.  He’s charged with murder and was taken to jail in Breckinridge County, according to State Police.

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Investigators say he’s accused of shooting and killing 45-year old Steven Gann, of Garfield, and 26-year old Jacob Loeffler, of Elizabethtown.  KSP says both men were shot multiple times.  They were found dead on Blackberry Circle Lane in Garfield shortly after 1:00 a.m. CDT on Thursday, according to investigators.

Autopsies are scheduled Friday at the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Louisville.

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