HARRODSBURG - A man sought by Mercer County Crime Stoppers on an attempted murder charge has been arrested.
Denver Mills is being held in the Boyle County Detention Center on a $200,000 cash bond.
Mills, 54, of 4547 Cornishville Road, was arrested after a tip to law enforcement through Crime Stoppers, and Harrodsburg police Sgt. Keith Smith said today that the tipster will receive a reward.
Mills was arrested without incident on Hycliff Street in front of Brentwood subdivision. He is accused of trying to kill Merril Asher of Lexington on Oct. 23.
Asher said he was sweeping out the garage of a house belonging to Carmella Mills on Bohon Road and Denver Mills was waiting around the corner armed with a crossbow, a pistol and a 12-gauge shotgun, according to Mercer County Deputy Sheriff Chris Kehrt.