A Cincinnati man on Friday was taken into custody by Lexington police in connection with the June 13 death of Dwayne K. Johnson.
Tyjuan D.L. Pearson, 24, was charged with murder and assault, police said.
Authorities received a call about a shooting at Third and Race streets in Lexington about 3:35 a.m. June 13 and found Johnson suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Johnson died at University of Kentucky Hospital.
The Fayette County coroner's office ruled the death a homicide.
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Lexington police are asking that anyone with information about the case to call them at (859)258-3600 or (859)258-3700 or call Bluegrass Crime Stoppers at (859)253-2020, text "tips2020" plus a message to CRIMES (274637) or go to www.bluegrasscrimestoppers.com.