Man held on $100K bond in connection with shooting near Fisk Court

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by Amy Stallings

WHAS11.com

Posted on September 2, 2014 at 12:31 PM

Updated Tuesday, Sep 2 at 12:31 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A Louisville man is behind bars, facing a murder charge in connection with a deadly shooting in August.

Twenty-eight-year-old Anthony L. Johnson was arrested Friday in connection with the death of 30-year-old Prenell Lester.

Police said Johnson shot Lester in the head Aug. 8 while he was driving his car near the 1100 block of Fisk Court. Lester was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead Aug. 10.

Johnson is charged with murder and criminal mischief, as well as wanton endangerment. Police said Johnson put Lester's passenger in danger and damaged Lester's car during the shooting.

He is being held at Metro Corrections on a $100,000 bond.


 

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