4 Arrested After Shot Fired During Fight

NICHOLASVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – Four men have been arrested after police say they got into a fight, and one of them shot another in the hand.

Officers say it happened at the Five Star gas station on South Main at about 3:00 a.m. Tuesday morning.

When they arrived, police say the men were still fighting, but say they were able to get them separated.

According to officers, at some point during the fight, Eric Cannady pulled a gun and shot Jamison Ratliff.

Ratliff received medical attention for his hand injury.

Eric Cannady, Montai Matthews, Richard Philon (mug unavailable,) and Jamison Ratliff were all arrested on disorderly conduct charges.  Cannady also received charged of assault and wanton endangerment, while Matthews was cited for receiving a stolen firearm, carrying a concealed weapon, and possession of marijuana.  Ratliff was also charged on an unrelated Jessamine County warrant.


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