Teen charged in death of gas station attendant

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Associated Press

Posted on December 11, 2013 at 2:01 AM

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Lexington police have arrested one person in the death of a gas station attendant.

The Lexington Herald-Leader (http://bit.ly/1gXj5ug ) reported police charged 18-year-old Travis Michael Bredhold with murder and robbery Tuesday in the death of 51-year-old Mukeshbhai Patel (moo-KESH'-bah-ee pah-TEL') at the gas station west of downtown Lexington.

A customer found Patel at the station Monday afternoon and called police. Patel had been working alone.

An autopsy was performed, but the cause of death is pending. The coroner's report said Patel suffered a gunshot wound.

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Information from: Lexington Herald-Leader, http://www.kentucky.com

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