Rowena Road murder suspect arraigned

Rowena Road murder suspect arraigned
Jose Rodriguez is charged with the murder of a woman on June 23 in the 3400 block of Rowena Road.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The man accused of shooting a woman in the back of the head has made his first court appearance.

Louisville Metro police say Jose Rodriguez, 27, of Louisville, admitted to killing the female victim.

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The shooting happened around 5 a.m. Sunday in the 3400 block of Rowena Road.

According to the citation, Rodriguez called police and stayed on the scene for police and EMS to arrive.

Rodriguez entered a not guilty plea on Monday and is being held on a $1 million cash bond. He is due back in court July 9.

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