Man accused of accidentally firing gun, killing neighbor


FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ)- A Frankfort man is dead after a bullet goes through his apartment Sunday, according to Frankfort Police.

Police say the bullet came from his neighbor’s apartment.

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Police say they arrested 20-year-old Trevor Fridenmaker, for accidentally shooting a gun in his apartment Sunday afternoon.

They say the bullet went through the wall and into 20-year-old Samuel Sexton’s apartment.

Sexton was hit in the back. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to an arrest citation, Fridenmaker tried to hide the gun after firing it.

Fridenmaker is charged with manslaughter, tampering possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.