HOPKINSVILLE, KY (WSMV) - The Hopkinsville Police have arrested 5 suspects, 2 men and 3 juveniles, for a deadly shooting on Thursday.

Police arrested 21-year-old James Yates and 20-year-old Lane Carter, who were both charged with robbery  and unlawful transaction with a minor.

According to police, both men are in Christian County Jail. 

Police also arrested three Hopkinsville juveniles: two were charged with complicity to robbery  and one juvenile was charged with assault, robbery and possession of a forged instrument.

Police are still searching for an additional suspect they believe is involved in the incident.

26-year-old Shakkory Willis has been charged with murder, robbery and unlawful transaction with a minor. 

Willis is from Oak Grove, KY.

If you see Willis or have any information on his whereabouts, call the Hopkinsville Police Department at 270-890-1300.

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