Man arrested following deadly Boone County shooting

Suspect arrested following deadly Boone County shooting
Published: Aug. 28, 2022 at 1:32 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 28, 2022 at 1:37 PM EDT
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FLORENCE, Ky. (WXIX) - A man is dead and a suspect is in custody following a shooting that happened in Boone County Sunday, according to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say they responded to the 100 block of Becky Court in Florence around 12:15 a.m. for the shooting.

Robert E. Sano, 23, encountered 24-year-old Skyelor Centers on Becky Court.

Deputies add that Centers confronted Sano as he sat in his car. Sano had a gun with him and fired two shots, hitting Centers in the upper body.

Deputies say that Centers died at the scene.

Deputies were able to locate the gun in Sano’s car.

It is unclear what led to the shooting.

Sano is in the Boone County Detention Center and is facing one count of manslaughter.

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