OAK GROVE, KY. (WKRN) – A Clarksville man accused of fatally shooting an 18-year-old in Oak Grove, Kentucky early Sunday morning is now in custody.
According to the Oak Grove Police Department, Tyron Holt, 20, was taken into custody just after 6 a.m. Monday morning after a search went out for his whereabouts following the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Gailon Tyler.
Officers with the Kentucky State Police Post 2 were dispatched to investigate a shooting in the 200 block of Tyler Street just after 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning. Detectives arrived on the scene to find 18-year-old Gailon Toler, of Clarksville, dead from gunshot wounds. Through investigations, officials were able to obtain an arrest warrant for murder on 20-year-old Tyron Holt of Clarksville.
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Holt was taken into custody Monday morning and was booked in the Christian County Jail.