shooting investigation 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/14/19) — Owensboro Police Department today charged a 42-year-old Bowling Green man with the murder of Nick Decker, who was found fatally shot June 9 in teh 1500 block of West 9th Street.

Cortemius Martez Peoples was charged with first-degree murder, first-degree robbery, first-degree burglary and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

Peoples is being held in the Daviess County Detention Center.

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/10/19) — Owenboro Police Department has released the name of the shooting victim that died in the wee hours of Sunday morning on West Ninth Street.

OPD Officer Andrew Boggess said Nick Decker, 25 of Owenboro had succumbed to the injuries of a gunshot wound when police arrived shortly after midnight to the 1500 block of W. 9th St.

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (6/9/19) — Police responded in the wee hours of this morning to the 1500 block of West Ninth Street on the report of a shooting.

Owensboro Police Department Officer Andrew Boggess said shortly after midnight police located a deceased adult male that had suffered a single gunshot wound.

Detectives are investigating and asking for the public to come forward with any information that might help the investigation by calling OPD at 270-687-8888 or to leave anonymous information with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8585.

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