Man charged in fatal shooting in restaurant parking lot

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A man has been charged in connection with a fatal shooting in the parking lot of a fast food restaurant in Louisville.

Local media outlets report 47-year-old Dennis Ray Stinnett is charged with murder in the death of 48-year-old Alton David Crockett.

Police say Crockett was found shot to death in a Taco Bell parking lot on Oct. 10. Authorities say Crockett was shot around 7:30 p.m. Chief Deputy Coroner Jo-Ann Farmer said Crockett was pronounced dead at the scene.

Stinnett faces several other charges including tampering with physical evidence, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and use of a weapon of mass destruction.

Stinnett was being held on bond. It isn’t immediately clear if he has an attorney.


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