FBI: Man with Michigan ties wanted in connection with fatal Kentucky shooting

Warrant issued for Phillip Lee Lewis

Phillip Lee Lewis (WDIV)
Phillip Lee Lewis (WDIV)

GRAY, Ky. – The FBI said a man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Kentucky has ties to Michigan.

Phillip Lee Lewis, 24, allegedly shot a customer in a Gray, Kentucky, gas station Jan. 16. Authorities said the victim was trying to flee an apparent robbery.

Lewis was born in Michigan and also has ties to Mississippi. Authorities said he is a convicted felon who should be considered armed and dangerous.

Phillip Lee Lewis (WDIV)
Phillip Lee Lewis (WDIV)

An arrest warrant was issued for Lewis, who has been charged with murder and first-degree robbery.

Lewis is black with black or brown hair and brown eyes. He is 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has tattoos on his chest and right arm, as well as a scar on his head.

Anyone with information on Lewis' whereabouts is asked to contact their local FBI office. 

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