New Circle Road shut down for police investigation
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Police have surrounded a hotel in Lexington where they believe an accused killer is holed up.
Police have been at the Bryan Station Inn on E. New Circle Road since 4:50 a.m. Friday.
Officials say they believe Derek Garten is inside one of the rooms.
Garten is accused of killing 39-year-old Margaret Elizabeth Smith in Frankfort on Tuesday.
Authorities have been searching for Garten since then.
New Circle Road between Limestone and Bryan Station remains closed to traffic.