Teenage murder suspect taken into custody in Owensboro

Teenage murder suspect taken into custody in Owensboro

HENDERSON-DAVIESS CO., KY (WFIE) - A Henderson murder suspect has been taken into custody at J.R. Miller and Weikle Drive in Owensboro.

It happened shortly after 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Officials tell us the suspect is 17-years-old.

Henderson Police say the suspect was arrested by the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force after he was found during a traffic stop.

The teen is facing complicity to murder and robbery charges.

Police say this is in connection with the murder of Devin Fields on Nov. 10.

The 21-year-old from Illinois was found shot inside a car near Lawndale Apartments in Henderson.

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