Man charged in connection to deadly shooting at Lakeland Resort

Man charged in connection to deadly shooting at Lakeland Resort
A man was charged in connection to a deadly shooting in Aurora, Ky. (Source: KFVS)

AURORA, Ky. (KFVS) - A man was charged in connection to a woman’s shooting death at a business in Aurora.

Blake Williams was arrested and charged with first-degree possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Deputies were dispatched to Lakeland Resort in Aurora on Friday, June 21 around 2 p.m. after a report of a woman with a gunshot wound.

According to the sheriff’s office, 19-year-old Marissa Copeland, of Calvert City, Ky., died from the shooting.

They are currently awaiting results from Copeland’s autopsy.

During the death investigation, deputies say they found methamphetamine, digital scales and plastic baggies with small quantities of meth.

The shooting is still under investigation.

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