Lee Maynard

KSP: Suspect that fled after Fatal Shooting in Jamestown, Kentucky considered Armed and Dangerous

JAMESTOWN, KY (April 6, 2023) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) is reporting that on the night of April 5, 2023, at approximately 9:49 P.M. CST, KSP Post 15, Columbia received a call from the Russell County 911 Center. Russell County Sheriff’s Department requested investigative assistance regarding finding a deceased male inside a residence on Fox Lane in Jamestown.

KSP Troopers and Detectives responded to the scene and learned Charles Maynard, age 22 of Jamestown, had suffered fatal injuries from apparent gunshot wounds.

KSP launched an investigation and determined that Charles Maynard had been shot by his brother, Lee Maynard age 18 of Jamestown. Lee Maynard fled from the scene prior to law enforcement’s arrival at the residence.

An arrest warrant has been issued for Lee Maynard charging him with:

  • Murder

Lee Maynard was last seen wearing blue jeans and a dark-colored sweatshirt and is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information in regards to Lee Maynard’s whereabouts is urged to contact KSP Post 15 in Columbia at (270)-384-4796 or our hotline at (800)-222-5555. Callers may remain anonymous when providing information pertaining to this case.

Detective Zach Scott, assisted by other KSP Troopers and Detectives, is continuing the murder investigation.

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