Teen charged in death of gas station attendant

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Lexington police have arrested one person in the death of a gas station attendant.

Police have charged 18-year-old Travis Michael Bredhold with murder and robbery Tuesday in the death of 51-year-old Mukeshbhai Patel at the gas station west of downtown Lexington.

A customer found Patel at the station Monday afternoon and called police. Patel had been working alone.

An autopsy was performed, but the cause of death is pending. The coroner's report said Patel suffered a gunshot wound.


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