Lawrence Police make arrest in motel murders

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Lawrence Police have made an arrest in the shooting deaths of two men at a motel earlier this month.

Christopher Martin, 24, Indianapolis, faces two counts of murder and one felony count of firearm possession by a serious violent felon. He was arrested Thursday.

Brian Barnette and Antwun Johnson died after the shooting at the Park Terrace Motel on Aug. 9th. That's near Pendleton Pike and Post Road.

Barnette was shot in the chest. He was pronounced dead at Methodist Hospital. Johnson also had gunshot wounds. He was taken to Wishard Hospital, where he later died.