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Kentucky Murder Suspect Arrested in Florida

murder arrest 300HENDERSON, KY (4/27/12) – The Henderson Police Department has reported that a recent suspicious death has led to an arrest in Jacksonville Florida.

According to Police officials, On June 24 of last year, 21-year-old Brystal Chambers of Henderson Kentucky was found in her home at 424 12th Street deceased. An investigation ensued, wherein police officials discovered that Brystal had been living with Demetrius Compton, as the two had a child together.  Shortly thereafter, a warrant was issued for Compton for Murder.

Today, April 27, 2012, with the assistance of the United States Marshall service, Compton was located and arrested in Jacksonville Florida.  

Officials have stated that Compton will be extradited back to Kentucky for trial.

J.L. Graham
SurfKY News
Information provided by the Henderson Police Department

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