On Monday, December 28, 2020 at 1:11 P.M., Lexington Police responded to the parking lot of the Woodhill Food Mart, 2350 Woodhill Dr., in reference to a shooting. Officers located the 20 year-old victim, Jaquis Ray, in a vehicle with a gunshot wound. Mr. Ray was transported to a local hospital, but succumbed to his injuries. Homicide detectives located surveillance video of the suspect, CAELAN GILLS, firing shots at the victim’s vehicle in the parking lot. The suspect then immediately fled from the scene in a vehicle. On Tuesday, December 29, 2020, surveillance video of the incident was released to the media and with the assistance of the public, the suspect was identified. Through the course of the investigation, it was determined the victim and suspect knew each other. Investigators are again asking for the public’s assistance to locate Mr. Gills, who is wanted for MURDER. He is considered Armed and Dangerous.
Wanted as of 03/04/2021