Kentucky

Police arrest man in Casey slaying

Kentucky State Police have charged Isidro Perez, 25, with murder and tampering with evidence in connection with the shooting death of another man in Casey County on Thursday.

The victim's name is not known, police said early Friday. He was identified as a Hispanic male. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday in Frankfort.

Just before 5 p.m. Thursday, police responded to a report that shots had been fired at 5200 U.S. 127 North. Police immediately said they had a "person of interest" in the case.

Perez was arrested at 11 p.m.

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