Woman charged in connection with deadly shooting at Lexington Waffle House

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Police said 19-year-old Naomi Romero is charged with facilitation of a murder, falsely reporting an incident and tampering with evidence. (Fayette County Detention Center)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56/WKYT) – A Lexington woman has been charged in connection with a deadly weekend shooting.

Police said 19-year-old Naomi Romero is charged with facilitation of a murder, falsely reporting an incident, and tampering with evidence.

The charges are in connection with the death of 22-year-old Jaimesha Beattie.

Beattie and two other people were shot outside the Waffle House on South Broadway Sunday morning.

Lexington police said more people could be charged in the case.

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