KSP: Father shot son in the face


CARTER COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say 54-year old Doug Evans called 911 after shooting his son in the face. Investigators say it happened October 23, 2015, at a home on Greenbriar Road in Carter County. State Police say Doug Evans shot his 31-year old son, Frank Evans, of Olive Hill.

State Police say Frank Evans is listed in critical condition at UK Hospital in Lexington. Investigators aren’t saying what led to the shooting. Doug Evans was charged with Assault 1st Degree, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon and Possession of Marijuana, according to KSP.