Suspect in February homicide arrested

Suspect in February homicide arrested
Kenyetta James was arrested April 14, 2021 by Louisville Metro police in connection with a Feb. 5, 2021 murder in the Russell neighborhood. (Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - Louisville Metro police have arrested a woman in connection with a February murder.

Kenyatta James, 43, of Louisville, was taken into custody April 14 on one count of murder.

Court documents say that on the night of February 5, James and the victim, Stepfon Monroe, 33, got into an argument over the the daughter of James.

The documents go on to say that James was on the phone with Monroe when he arrived at his home in the 2300 block of W. Madison St., pulled out a gun and shot him multiple times.

James was booked into Louisville Metro Corrections and was scheduled to be arraigned this morning.

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