Arrest in shooting death of Garrard County man

A man was arrested Wednesday and charged with murder in the shooting death of a Garrard County man Monday.

Shane Thomason, 53, was shot and killed about 3 p.m. Monday at the Washington County Livestock Center, according to Kentucky State Police.

State police arrested Eric Saylor, 47, at the Marion County Jail on Wednesday night, according to state police. He had been incarcerated on unrelated charges.

Saylor is also from Garrard County. He is being held on $1 million bond set by the Washington County Attorney’s Office.