Richmond police arrest suspect in 2020 murder

Local

Police say 24-year-old Camron C. Thomas was arrested Monday. He is accused of killing 59-year-old Freddie Biggs back in October 2020. (Richmond Police Dept.)

RICHMOND, Ky. (FOX 56/WKYT) – A suspect has been arrested in connection with a Richmond murder.

Police say 24-year-old Camron C. Thomas was arrested Monday. He is accused of killing 59-year-old Freddie Biggs back in October 2020.

Early in the morning on October 9, 2020, police responded to a reported burglary with shots fired at an apartment in the 300 block of East Main Street. Police say two people were inside the apartment when a man forced his way into the home and shots ended up being fired.

When officers got there, they found Biggs with a gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Police say, over the past year, the investigation identified Thomas as the suspect.

Thomas is facing charges of murder, burglary, robbery, and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon. He is being held in the Madison County Detention Center.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

CONNECT WITH FOX 56 NEWS ONLINE

Latest News

More News