Suspect in 8 cold case murders back in court

Posted by Craig Pollock  email

LOUISVILLE, KY - (WAVE) The Louisville man that was suspected in eight cold case murders was back in federal court. 40-year-old Ricky Kelly was re-indicted on a single count of murder and racketeering. He pled not guilty.

Federal judge Dave Whalin ordered Kelly remain behind bars without bond.

He faces a possible death sentence if convicted of participating in a murder for hire in 2005.

The eight murder cases in state court against him were dropped when federal investigators took the case.

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