2nd arrest in Murrel Pruitt murder case
There's been another arrest in a Tompkinsville Murder Case.
A second suspect has been arrested in connection to the murder of Murrel Pruitt. James Eric Forrest is charged with first degree assault.
Police say the 64-year-old Pruitt was stabbed several times during a domestic dispute on West Carmen Street on January 9, 2020. Investigators say it was Pruitt's girlfriend, Joanne Tooley, who killed him.
The investigation is ongoing.