KSP investigating first-degree assault In Rockcastle County


MT. VERNON, Ky. (WTVQ) – A man shooting another man during a domestic dispute early Thursday morning in the Sand Hill community in Rockcastle County is under investigation by the Kentucky State Police.

According to the KSP, at about 1:20 a.m. Thursday, Rockcastle County 911 was notified of a domestic violence complaint involving 43-year-old Timothy W. Clines, of Mt. Vernon, and a woman. Investigators say they determined 42-year-old Joshua S. Little, of Mt. Vernon, shot Clines once in the torso.

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Clines was taken to Rockcastle Regional Hospital before being flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center with non-life threating injuries.

The investigation is continuing by Post 11 Detective Ryan Loudermilk. He was assisted at the  scene by Post 11 personnel, Rockcastle Sherriff’s Office, Rockcastle EMS and PHI.