Man arrested in Lawrence motel double shooting
Martin faces 2 counts of murder
Last Updated: 111 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS - Police made an arrest in a deadly double shooting earlier in August at a Lawrence motel.
Christopher Martin, 24, of Indianapolis, was arrested Wednesday in connection with the killings, police said.
Investigators believe that Martin killed Brian Barnette, 23, and Antwun Johnson, 23, at the Park Terrace Motel on Aug. 9.
Police found Johnson wounded in one of the rooms and they found Barnette outside.
Both men later died from their injuries at the hospital.
Officials with the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office have filed two counts of murder and one felony count of firearm possession by a serious violent felon, police said.
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