WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - A Whitley County murder suspect was indicted on three charges.
The grand jury indicted Nicholas Rucker on Monday.
According to court documents, Rucker was indicted with the murder of Vicki Connor, tampering with physical evidence and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.
Police said Rucker shot and killed Conner in May, then ran out of the home and remained on the run for more than a month. A witness said they heard a gunshot and saw Rucker come out of Conner's room with blood on his hands.
Read more about witness testimonies here.