Two more charged in connection with Lexington murder

Kentucky

A grand jury indicted Martae Shanks and Autumn Owens in the death of Lazarus Parker.(Fayette County Detention Center)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WDKY) – Two more people are facing charges in connection to a Lexington murder.

A grand jury indicted Martae Shanks and Autumn Owens in the death of Lazarus Parker. The two are indicted on arson, abusing a corpse and criminal mischief charges.

Cecil Russell was indicted on a murder charge. He’s accused of shooting Parker at a home on Dakota Street.

Police found Parker several weeks after he was killed in a burned vehicle at the Fayette-Bourbon County line.

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