Suspect arrested in violent home invasion

Suspect arrested in violent home invasion
Courtney N. James (Source: LMDC)
Courtney N. James (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - One of the suspects wanted in a robbery during which a victim was assaulted has been arrested.

Louisville Metro police say Courtney N. James, 21, of Louisville, gave them a statement admitting to her role in the crime.

The arrest report says James and a three others planned the robbery, forced their way into the home and held two people at gunpoint. One of the victims was pistol-whipping.

Based on information given during her interview police are investigating if James and the others were involved in another home invasion that took place in Jeffersontown.

James is being held in a $20,000 cash bond at Louisville Metro Corrections.

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