Man accused of firing shots into his parents’ home


LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Deputies in Laurel County say a man has admitted to firing several gun shots into his parents’ home while they were inside, along with the man’s 8-year-old brother.

Deputies say no one was hit. They say they found 21-year-old Matthew Sherman walking along the road with a gun in his hand that he initially refused to drop, but eventually did.

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Investigators say Sherman was under the influence and tried to kick out the police car windows after he was arrested.

Sheriff’s deputies say an argument reportedly occurred between Matthew Sherman and his father, which led to Matthew firing shots into the home where his parents and brother were inside.