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Lexington police arrest 1 in death of teenager, call case drug deal gone bad


LEXINGTON, Kentucky — Lexington police have arrested a man and charged him with complicity to murder in the death of a teenager.

Officers took 19-year-old Nathan R. Miller into custody Wednesday afternoon. Police told WLEX-TV in Lexington ( ) Miller was one of several people involved in a drug deal with 19-year-old Jeffery Adams on Oct. 17. Adams was shot and killed at an apartment complex.

Court documents do not name the person investigators think actually pulled the trigger.

Jail records did not list an attorney for Adams.

Information from: WLEX-TV,

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