U.S. Marshals arrest man in connection with Portland homicide

U.S. Marshals arrest man in connection with Portland homicide
Bobby Lee Odom

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The U.S. Marshal Service arrested a man in New Albany on Monday, in connection with a Portland homicide.

According to LMPD, the Marshals arrested Bobby Lee Odom on Monday.

The arrest was in relation to a shooting which took place on Jan. 28 in the 2600 block of West Main Street.

The Jefferson County Coroner's Office said that Christopher Deweese, 38, was shot during the early morning confrontation.

Deweese died on Jan. 31 at University of Louisville hospital from a single gunshot wound to the head.

Odom was booked in New Albany and is awaiting extradition to Louisville.

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