Arrest in Drive-By Shooting at Dudley Court Apartments

Liwan MartinTime: 10:53 p.m.
Date: Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016
Location: Dudley Court apartments, McGuire Avenue, Paducah

Suspects: Derick Martin, 21, of the 800 block of North 7th Street, arrested on a charge of complicity to first-degree wanton endangerment
Liwan Martin, 20, of the 900 block of North 22nd Street, charged in a warrant with first-degree wanton endangerment

One man has been arrested and Paducah police are seeking the public’s help in locating a second in connection with a drive-by shooting late Sunday at Dudley Court apartments.

A man told police at 10:53 p.m. Sunday that he was at the apartment complex when a man fired a gun at him from a passing black Chevrolet Cruze. He identified the driver as Derick Martin and the passenger as Liwan Martin, according to Det. Corey Willenborg.

Derick Martin was located and arrested at 4:50 p.m. Monday. He was booked into McCracken County Regional Jail. Police have obtained a warrant for Liwan Martin, but he has not yet been arrested. He is known to be armed.

The two men are not related, officers said.

Anyone with information about Liwan Martin’s whereabouts is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 270-443-TELL. Tipsters also may access the Online Tip Form. Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.