UPDATE: One murder suspect caught, second still sought

UPDATE 1:40 P.M. TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2020
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) –  The Lexington Police Department has arrested 46-year-old Dontate Burruss.
Burruss has been charged with murder and first-degree robbery.
Police still are looking for 41-year-old Darica Lynem.
Anyone with information on Lynem is asked to call police.
Anonymous tips can be submitted by using a free P3 Tips app available at www.p3tips.com.  Information can also be sent anonymously through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859) 253-2020 or www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

Darica Lynem/Lexington Police

The Lexington Police Department is searching for 46-year-old Dontate Burruss, and 41-year-old Darica Lynem on charges of murder and first-degree robbery in the death of 40-year-old James A. White.

White died from injuries after being shot outside a local motel on Newtown Court the morning of June 23, 2020.

Anyone with knowledge of Burruss or Lynem’s whereabouts is asked to call police at (859) 258-3600. Anonymous tips may be submitted through Bluegrass Crime Stoppers by calling (859) 253-2020 or online at www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.

Police responded to a call at about 9:20 a.m. June 23 and found a man shot in the leg.

Officers found a man at the scene who had been shot in the leg. He was taken to the University of Kentucky Medical Center. He died the next morning.

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