1 Arrested In Hopkinsville Man's Murder

Posted at 3:48 PM, Sep 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-25 16:48:32-04

One person has been arrested in the murder of a Hopkinsville man.

Those with the Christian County Sheriff's Office said they arrested 53-year-old Bradley Profitt in the death of a man in the 11200 block of Dawson Springs Road.

Profitt has been charged with murder, two counts of theft of a motor vehicle, and three counts of theft of a firearm,

According to detectives, they tracked Profitt down on Boales Street based on information gathered during the investigation.

He was questioned and admitted to killing the victim.

Authorities said the identity of the victim was being withheld pending notification of family.

No further details were being released regarding the murder.

Profitt was being held in the Christian County Jail on a $100,000 bond.